Value Added in Motion: Determinants of Value Added Location within the EU

@inproceedings{Fontagn2017ValueAI,
  title={Value Added in Motion: Determinants of Value Added Location within the EU},
  author={Lionel Fontagn{\~A} and Gianluca Santoni},
  year={2017}
}
In this paper we approach the determinants of value added location across European countries, from the recent developments to the 2035 horizon. In the first part of the paper, using detailed trade data, we show how competitiveness, demand and export composition have shaped the market shares of European countries, hence the location of production in Europe. Variance and covariance analysis point to the specificity of two countries: the overall market share development seems to be significantly… CONTINUE READING