Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10419/230124
Authors: 
Bursian, Dirk
Nagengast, Arne J.
Year of Publication: 
2019
Citation: 
[Journal:] Economic Inquiry [ISSN:] 1465-7295 [Volume:] 58 [Issue:] 1 [Pages:] 260-282
Abstract: 
In the past decades, the importance of different capital goods has gradually changed, which has led to a structural shift in the composition of the demand for capital at the expense of more traditional capital inputs such as machinery and equipment. In this paper, we focus on a novel driver of this development by analyzing the effect of offshoring on the demand for capital by asset class using a rich country‐sector panel dataset. Estimating a system of factor demand equations, we document that offshoring reduces the relative demand for non‐ICT capital, thereby polarizing the demand for capital. (JEL F14, F62, E22)
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Creative Commons License: 
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/
Document Type: 
Article
Document Version: 
Published Version

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