Hello, I am trying to model an industry change with the entire United States as the study area. The good being purchased is produced by an American subsidiary of an international (Swiss/Austrian) company. Would this purchase count as a local purchase in the study area? The way I thought about modeling this purchase was to exclude proprietor income. This is because it would be a leakage out of the area, back to the international firm. However, since the purchase is physically taking place locally (in the US), I feel like I should include the rest of the impacts. Would the direct, indirect, and induced impacts all still be felt in the United States? Any clarification or changes that would help me create a more accurate model would be very helpful. Thanks, Alexander Hook
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