Relationship between Producer Services' Development and Manufacturing's Competence in China During Transition Period——An Empirical Research Based on Panel Data
GU Nai-hua1,BI Dou-dou2,REN Wang-bing3(1.School of Industrial Economics Research,Jinan University,Guangzhou 510632,China; 2.School of Tourism and Hotel Management SCUT,Guangzhou 510641,China; 3.Industrial Development Research Institute NDRC,Beijing 100038,China)
This paper analyses the relationship between producer services' development and manufacturing's competence in Chinese special context.We discuss three points of focus.Firstly,what role do producer services play in manufacturing's competence? Secondly,do producer services have different efforts in different regions? Thirdly,currently,do different producer services have the same functions? According to the theoretical study and empirical research based on panel data,we get the following results.Firstly,producer services do help promote manufacturing's competence.Secondly,producer services in east region are more efficient.Finally,finance and insurance industries are the most important sectors to promote manufacturing's competence.