Globalisation and Labour Markets Research Paper 2003 / 05 Employment Protection and Globalisation in Dynamic Oligopoly

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Abstract: We construct a model in which oligopolistic firms decide where to locate. Firms choose to locate either in a country where employment protection implies costly output adjustments or in one without adjustment costs. Using a two-period three-stage game with uncertainty it is demonstrated that location is influenced by both flexibility and strategic… (More)

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@inproceedings{Dewit2003GlobalisationAL, title={Globalisation and Labour Markets Research Paper 2003 / 05 Employment Protection and Globalisation in Dynamic Oligopoly}, author={Gerda Dewit and David Collie and Peter Neary and Donal O’Neill and Dermot T Leahy and Catia Montagna}, year={2003} }