How Does Outsourcing Affect Performance Dynamics? Evidence from the Automobile Industry
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Mercedes Delgado provided outstanding research assistance. We thank Joshua Gans, Tom Hubbard, Mara Lederman, two anonymous referees, and seminar participants at various universities and conferences for helpful comments and suggestions. This research was partially funded by MIT Center for Innovation and Product Development and the International Motor Vehicle Program at MIT. All errors or omissions remain our own. The views expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.