The University of Dublin | Trinity College -- Ollscoil Átha Cliath | Coláiste na Tríonóide
Trinity's Access to Research Archive
Home :: Log In :: Submit :: Alerts ::

TARA >
JSSISI: Journal of The Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, 1847- >
Archive JSSISI: 1847- Complete Collection >

Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/2262/1479

Title: The importance of structural change in industry for growth
Author: Walsh, Patrick Paul
Whelan, Ciara
Keywords: Manufacturing
Intra-Sector structural change
Trade liberalisation
Issue Date: 2000
Publisher: Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland
Citation: Walsh, P.P. and C. Whelan. 'The importance of structural change in industry for growth'. - Dublin: Journal of the Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland,Vol. XXIX, 1999/2000, pp1-32
Series/Report no.: Journal of the Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland
Vol. XXIX, 2000/2001
Abstract: The paper documents ongoing job creation and job destruction within 3- digit Irish manufacturing sectors over the period 1973 to 1994. Within sectors of low-technology manufacturing, this was due to the gradual development of historical export product lines and gradual decline in historical domestic oriented production. In contrast, the structural change in jobs within sectors of hightechnology manufacturing resulted from the gradual accumulation of foreign capital with new export product lines and a phasing out of inefficient import substituting industry. Ireland’s industrial performance is shown to be an outcome of such path dependent structural change.
Description: Read before the Society, 25 November 1999
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2262/1479
ISSN: 00814776
Appears in Collections:Archive JSSISI: 1847- Complete Collection
JSSISI: 1999 to 2000, Vol. XXIX, 153rd Session

Files in This Item:

File Description SizeFormat
jsissiVolXXIX_0132.pdf245.77 kBAdobe PDFView/Open


This item is protected by original copyright


Please note: There is a known bug in some browsers that causes an error when a user tries to view large pdf file within the browser window. If you receive the message "The file is damaged and could not be repaired", please try one of the solutions linked below based on the browser you are using.

Items in TARA are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

 

Valid XHTML 1.0! DSpace Software Copyright © 2002-2010  Duraspace - Feedback