Yesterday , I did a easy rough calculation about General Motors to try to get at how much manufacturing job loss one could attribute to overseas competitors versus automation and productivity increases. Various commenters objected that my assumptions have been too simplistic, particularly in neglecting the domestic content material in international autos and the significance of shifts within the provide chain over time.
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The odd-trying line on this graph is the one for domestic consumption of autos and elements as a fraction of GDP; the line begins to drop after 2002, only reversing in 2010. It is odd to me because a graph of US automobile gross sales is actually flat from 2001 to 2007 at between sixteen and 17 million vehicles per 12 months. Reading off Stuart’s graph above, the gross consumption line starts at about 3.7% of GDP in 2001 and drops to around 2.8% in 2007, so roughly a 25% drop. Looking at BEA Table 1.1.5. US GDP rose 36% during that interval.
A customer enquiry about rewires, and vehicle electrics led to a chat with Neil, who wished the piece of mind that a leisure battery and auxiliary wiring system may provide for family camping trips in his 2 litre, 1978 Baywindow Westy (IE- the household could run all the things all weekend and nonetheless drive off on the finish of the holiday). A complete new system was fitted with further 12 volt sockets, a seperate simply accessible fusebox and area for additions as and when required.
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