Sunday, September 29
8:00 a.m.–9:15 a.m.
Anand Nair, PhD, CFPIM
Associate Professor | Department of Supply Chain Management, Michigan State University
In theory, competition improves productivity and performance—and trade liberalization, which increases imports and exports, brings more competition. This presentation will illustrate the findings of a study that examined the effectiveness of manufacturing technologies in plants with varying export intensities during a period of trade liberalization, as well as the theoretical and managerial implications of these results.