A three-tier business model for the semiconductor industry. As shown in model the upper Tier is a top notch wafer fab and fabless small businesses are a lower tier. The middle and most important tier have neo-cooperative corporations which have exchange relationships as decentralized supply chain. The middle industrial tier connects the other two industrial tiers with rest of the economy.
In addition to nearly $600 billion in trade deficits that have resulted from free trade policies, the counterfeit electronics entering the United States supply chain from China has become a national security threat.
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