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NBER Working Papers and Publications
|August 2005||International R&D Deployment and Locational Advantage of Developing Countries: A Case Study of Taiwan |
with Meng-Chun Liu
in International Trade in East Asia, NBER-East Asia Seminar on Economics, Volume 14, Takatoshi Ito and Andrew K. Rose, editors
|December 2003||International R&D Deployment and Locational Advantage: A Case Study of Taiwan|
with Meng-Chun Liu: w10169
Although it is evident that R&D has undergone a process of internationalization, and that the less-advanced economies are becoming increasingly involved in this process, the substantial body of literature in this area has been based largely on the experiences of the developed countries. This paper aims to contribute to the understanding of this issue by examining R&D internationalization within a newly-industrializing economy, a prime example of which is Taiwan, and focuses especially on factors underlying locational advantage in attracting multinationals' offshore R&D. We begin with an examination of the literature on R&D internationalization and globalization, based upon which we emphasize the significance of first-tier supplier advantage' in a Taiwanese context. We take advantage of an...
Published: Ito, Takatoshi and Andrew K. Rose (eds.) International Trade in East Asia NBER-East Asia Seminar on Economics, vol. 14. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 2005.
|January 2000||Telecommunications Liberalization: A Taiwanese Perspective|
in Deregulation and Interdependence in the Asia-Pacific Region, NBER-EASE Volume 8, Takatoshi Ito and Anne O. Krueger, editors