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Exports and manufacturing productivity in East Asia

Mary Hallward-Driemeier

Exports and manufacturing productivity in East Asia

a comparative analysis with firm-level data

by Mary Hallward-Driemeier

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industrial productivity -- East Asia.,
  • Manufacturing industries -- East Asia.,
  • Exports -- East Asia.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMary Hallward-Driemeier, Giuseppe Iarossi, Kenneth L. Sokoloff.
    SeriesNBER working paper series -- no. 8894, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 8894.
    ContributionsIarossi, Giuseppe., Sokoloff, Kenneth Lee., National Bureau of Economic Research.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination63 p. :
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22435021M

    A Nittsu Research Institute and Consulting Inc. report predicts that Japan’s container throughput will contract percent year-over-year in fiscal and grow just percent in fiscal , which begins April 1, due to weakness in China's economy. East Asia, where a variety of authors have examined the role of exports in explaining rapid growth, including among others Pack and Page (), Rodrik () and World Bank (). The paper begins with a novel decomposition of the growth in countries’ exports into the contribution from increases in external demand (foreign market access.

      1. Introduction. One of the main empirical regularities that characterizes exporters is that they are more productive than non exporters. 1 It is this empirical finding that is often cited as an argument for active export promotion in many developing countries. The literature suggests that at least two mechanisms can explain a positive correlation between the export status of a firm and its.   Ireland's exports accounted for % of its GDP with exports of machinery, computers, chemicals, medical devices, and animal products. Maldives comes in at % with its exports of fish, engines, and scrap metal. Macao's exports accounted for % of its GDP with its exports of clothing, textiles, footwear, toys, and electronics. United.

    Merchandise Trade statistics data for East Asia & Pacific (EAS) including exports and imports, applied tariffs, top exporting and importing countries, effectively applied and MFN tariff along with most exported and imported product groups, along with development indicators such as GDP, GNI per capita, trade balance and trade as percentage of GDP for Most Recent Year. Light Manufacturing in Tanzania argues that for Tanzania to remain one of the fastest growing economies in Sub-Saharan Africa, it has to make progress in the structural transformation that can lift workers from low-productivity agriculture and the informal sector to higher productivity activities.


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Exports and manufacturing productivity in East Asia: a comparative analysis with firm-level data. [Mary Hallward-Driemeier; Giuseppe Iarossi; Kenneth Lee Sokoloff; National Bureau of Economic Research.] -- Abstract: This paper uses new firm level data from five East Asian countries to explore the patterns of manufacturing productivity across the region.

Hallward-Driemeier et al () investigated relationship between exports and manufacturing productivity in five East Asia countries such as Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, the Philippines, and.

Exports and Manufacturing Productivity in East Asia: A Comparative Analysis with Firm-Level Data Mary Hallward-Driemeier, Giuseppe Iarossi, Kenneth L. Sokoloff. NBER Working Paper No. Issued in April NBER Program(s):International Trade and Investment, Productivity, Innovation, and EntrepreneurshipCited by: exports and manufacturing productivity in east asia: a comparative analysis with firm-level data mary hallward-driemeier Article (PDF Available) April with 55 Reads How we measure 'reads'.

Downloadable. This paper uses new firm level data from five East Asian countries to explore the patterns of manufacturing productivity across the region. One of the striking patterns that emerges is how the extent of openness and the competitiveness of markets affects the relative productivity of firms across the region.

Firms with foreign ownership and firms that export are significantly more. This page displays a table with actual values, consensus figures, forecasts, statistics and historical data charts for - Productivity. This page provides values for Productivity reported in several countries part of Asia.

The table has current values for Productivity, previous releases, historical highs and record lows, release frequency, reported unit and currency plus links to historical.

Mary Hallward-Driemeier & Giuseppe Iarossi & Kenneth L. Sokoloff, "Exports and Manufacturing Productivity in East Asia: A Comparative Analysis with Firm-Level Data," NBER Working PapersNational Bureau of Economic Research, Inc. Van Biesebroeck, Johannes, 4 Total Labor Productivity 7 It is in the context of industrialization that openness played an important role in East Asia’s success, i.e., the connection between “export-led growth” (the relaxation of the balance-of-payments manufacturing and exports go hand in hand in explaining Asia’s development.

Abstract East Asia has been a paragon of global development success. The dramatic transformation of the region over the past half century—with a succession of countries having progressed from low-income to middle-income and even to high-income status—has been built on what has come to be known as the “East Asian development model.”.

categories, which are total merchandise exports, manufacturing exports, and exports of machinery and transport equipment (SITC 7), largely consisting of parts and components exports.

The analysis is conducted for nine economies in East and Southeast Asia2 during –, a period over which intermediate goods trade burgeoned. In a three-year span from toSouth Korea’s merchandise exports rose in value from US$56 million to over US$ million. In today’s global economy, firms must be able to.

Three closely related drivers of firm-level productivity – exports, agglomeration and firm capabilities – have been largely responsible for East Asia’s industrial success, and their absence also helps to explain Africa’s lack of industrial dynamism.

These three drivers of productivity and industrial location are fundamentally interrelated. This page displays a table with actual values, consensus figures, forecasts, statistics and historical data charts for - Exports.

This page provides values for Exports reported in several countries part of Asia. The table has current values for Exports, previous releases, historical highs and record lows, release frequency, reported unit and currency plus links to historical data charts. While the growth of output and manufacturing exports in the newly industrializing countries of East Asia is virtually unprecedented, the growth of total factor productivity in these countries is not.

In the same vein, Kim and Lau (), comparing the sources of economic growth in these countries with those of Germany, France, Japan, the United.

Latin America's exports of manufactured goods increased more rapidly during the s than was expected a decade or two before, when export pessimism was widespread; nevertheless, on a per capita basis, they remain well below manufactured exports from East Asia ().Furthermore, whereas the growth of exports of manufactures from Hong Kong, Korea, Singapore, and Taiwan appears to.

Manufacturing is central to a country’s economic development. it “contributes disproportionately to exports, innovation, and productivity Matthias Lomas is a consultant focused on Asia.

In reality, development of manufacturing cannot be divorced from development of services. The two are closely intertwined.

Nonetheless, it is typically challenging to give services the policy priority they deserve in developing Asia due to the strong belief that manufacturing is the key to medium-term productivity and income growth. Exports and manufacturing productivity in East Asia By May Hallward Driemeier, Giuseppe Iarossi and Kenneth L Sololoff Topics: Productivity and development, Firm-level data, Selection and exporting.

It needs to build and leverage these. India is competitive when it comes to labour when compared with South East Asia, but it’s not the same as it was years ago.

So instead of looking at labour, it should look at higher skill sets as an advantage,” says Trevor Bilicke, Vice President, Manufacturing and Supply Chain(APAC), 3M Group. Such structural transformation is a key driver of growth, and between about half of the economic catch-up by developing countries (led by East Asia) was due to rising productivity in manufacturing combined with growing agricultural output.

Africa, however, has lagged behind. Asia Pacific Trade: Japan Import and Export Statistics. Japanese exports and imports fell by 30% in The exports fell by $ billion in from $ billion in The imports to Japan amounted to $ billion, down % from Japan also earned $ billion trade surplus indown % from $ billion in South Asia had a total export ofin thousands of US$ and total imports ofin thousands of US$ leading to a negative trade balance ofin thousands of US$ The Effectively Applied Tariff Weighted Average (customs duty) for South Asia is % and the Most Favored Nation (MFN) Weighted Average tariff is %.

GDP of South Asia is 3, in.