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International economic activities and the demand for skilled labor

Pablo Fajnzylber

International economic activities and the demand for skilled labor

evidence from Brazil and China

by Pablo Fajnzylber

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Published by World Bank in [Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Brazil.,
  • Chile.
    • Subjects:
    • Skilled labor -- Brazil.,
    • Skilled labor -- Chile.,
    • International economic integration.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPablo Fajnzylber and Ana Margarida Fernandes.
      SeriesPolicy research working paper ;, 3426, Policy research working papers (Online) ;, 3426.
      ContributionsFernandes, Ana Margarida., World Bank.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHG3881.5.W57
      The Physical Object
      FormatElectronic resource
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3390492M
      LC Control Number2004620171

        The eleventh edition of Labor Economics and Labor Relations has been revised to include new chapters on policies to combat labor-market discrimination, the Japanese and German systems of industrial relations, and internal labor markets, as well as a new half chapter on the increasing inequality in earnings. It also presents important new Reviews: 1. economic development especially in less developed Countries (LDCs). It affects all economic activities of the state, thus determination of wages are no longer triggered by the free interplay of the forces of demand and supply. 3. The role of inflation – The problem of inflation has serious negative influence in the labour market.

      Figure Labor Market Example: Demand and Supply for Nurses in Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington The demand curve (D) of those employers who want to hire nurses intersects with the supply curve (S) of those who are qualified and willing to work as nurses at the equilibrium point (E). The equilibrium salary is $70, and the equilibrium quantity is 34, nurses. If the supply of labor becomes more limited, especially with highly skilled workers, the cost of employing these workers rises. The labor in these skilled jobs may become less elastic, because these jobs cannot be easily filled. The demand of labor is declining in the United States because employers are becoming more focused on profits than.

      International Standard Book Number International Standard Book Number Immigration Driven by Labor Demand. The Net International Migration Rate and Its Contribution to Population Growth. High-skilled labor market response to an influx of high-skilled immigrant workers. Technical Change and the Relative Demand for Skilled Labor: The United States in Historical Perspective Lawrence F. Katz, Robert A. Margo. Chapter in NBER book Human Capital in History: The American Record (), Leah Platt Boustan, Carola Frydman, and Robert A. Margo, editors (p. 15 - 57) Conference held December ,


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[Pablo Fajnzylber; Ana Margarida Fernandes; World Bank. Development Research Group. Growth and Investment Team.] -- "Increases in international economic integration can lead to greater specialization according to comparative advantage, but also to the diffusion of skill.

Increases in international economic integration can lead to greater specialization according to comparative advantage, but also to the diffusion of skill-biased technologies.

In developing countries characterized by relative abundance of unskilled labor, these factors can have opposite effects on the relative demand for skilled by: International Economic Activities and the Demand for Skilled labor: Evidence from Brazil and China Fajnzylber, Pablo; Fernandes, Ana M.

() Increases in international economic integration can lead to greater specialization according to comparative. International economic activities and the demand for skilled labor: evidence from Brazil and China (English) Abstract.

Increases in international economic integration can lead to greater specialization according to comparative advantage, but also to the diffusion of skill-biased technologies. International Economic Activities and the Demand for Skilled Labor: Evidence from Brazil and China Pablo Fajnzylber Ana M. Fernandes TheWorldBank TheWorldBank Septem Abstract Increases in international economic integration can lead to greater specialization accord-ing to comparative advantage, but also to the di ffusion of skill.

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Journal 1 of 1. Author(s) Fajnzylber, Pablo. Using two new firm-level datasets, this article investigates the impact of three international economic activities – the use of imported inputs, exports and foreign direct investment – on skilled labour demand in Brazil and China.

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