The Effect of Technology Choice on Automobile Assembly Plant Productivity

Productivity growth is usually represented by a continuous shift of the production or cost function. In the automobile industry, there is evidence of a more discrete change in the technology. I estimate a structural model of production and technology choice, using a panel of US automobile assembly p...

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Volume: 33
Main Author: Van Biesebroeck, Johannes
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Economic and Social Studies 2002
published in: The Economic and Social Review Vol. 33; no. 1; pp. 65 - 73
Data of publication: 2002
Series: The Economic and Social Review
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: RePEc IDEAS
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