2019, Volume 72 - Issue 4
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Publication date: 04 November 2019
THE SUPPLY CHAIN ECONOMY: HOW FAR DOES IT SPREAD IN SPACE AND TIME?Read the article
DISSECTING THE INPUT-OUTPUT STRUCTURE OF THE GREEK ECONOMY 2005-2010Read the article
TESTING FOR FINANCIAL MARKET INTEGRATION OF THE UAE MARKET WITH THE GLOBAL MARKETRead the article
DOES CORRUPTION HAMPER INWARD FDI IN SOUTH AFRICA FROM OTHER AFRICAN COUNTRIES? A GRAVITY MODEL ANALYSISRead the article
Miroslav N. JOVANOVIC, Global Studies Institute, University of Geneva, Switzerland
The supply chain economy provides grounds for a non-linear economic leapfrog start in development. Rather than specializing in the whole production procedure, the new model enables specialization in production segments. All process links are related and must be of an identical high standard. The differential treatment of developing countries is therefore not acceptable in this economic model. Statistics provision and trade policy need to change. Duties must be either eliminated or applied on a value-added basis. A new wave of protectionism is testing the spread of the supply chain economy. Three-dimensional printing may pose a challenge to the length and future spread of value chains.
F01, F10, F13, F15, F23, L23, O14, O25, O31
Global Value Chain, Fragmentation, Unbundling, Offshoring, Trade, Standards, Integration, 3D Printing
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