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Factor Reallocation and Growth in Developing Countries

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Source: Factor Reallocation and Growth in Developing Countries

Volume/Issue: 2000/94

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Helene Poirson Ward

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2000

ISBN: 9781451851717

Keywords: Factor reallocation, dualism, growth, labor reallocation, labor productivities, labor productivity, gdp growth

This paper examines the extent to which developing countries benefit from intersectoral factor transfers by specifying the impact and determinants of sectoral changes and of the degree of dualism (or allocation ine...

The Impact of Intersectoral Labor Reallocationon Economic Growth

The Impact of Intersectoral Labor Reallocationon Economic Growth »

Source: The Impact of Intersectoral Labor Reallocationon Economic Growth

Volume/Issue: 2000/104

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Helene Poirson Ward

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2000

ISBN: 9781451852752

Keywords: Growth, labor reallocation, labor efficiency, labor productivity, labor force, labor share

This study seeks to explain economic growth differences in an aggregate production function framework, where labor reallocation from agriculture to modern sectors influences labor efficiency growth. The econometric...

Canadian Firm and Job Dynamics

Canadian Firm and Job Dynamics »

Source: Canadian Firm and Job Dynamics

Volume/Issue: 2008/31

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ravi Balakrishnan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2008

ISBN: 9781451868937

Keywords: job destruction, firm births, firm deaths, labor and product market efficiency, creative destruction, job reallocation, job flows,

To understand better Canada's smooth reallocation of labor in response to the recent commodity price boom, but seemingly poor productivity performance, this paper examines job and firm dynamics in Canada relative t...

Does Import Competition Induce R&D Reallocation? Evidence from the U.S.1

Does Import Competition Induce R&D Reallocation? Evidence from the U.S.1 »

Source: Does Import Competition Induce R&D Reallocation? Evidence from the U.S.

Volume/Issue: 2017/253

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Rui Xu , and Kaiji Gong

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 November 2017

ISBN: 9781484326008

Keywords: Western Hemisphere, Asia and Pacific, United States, Chinese Import Competition, R&D Expenditures, Reallocation, R&D Expenditures, Country and Industry Studies of Trade, Trade and Labor Market Interactions

We analyze the impact of rising import competition from China on U.S. innovative activities. Using Compustat data, we find that import competition induces R&D expenditures to be reallocated towards more productive...

The Real Exchange Rate and Employment in China

The Real Exchange Rate and Employment in China »

Source: The Real Exchange Rate and Employment in China

Volume/Issue: 2011/148

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Mai Dao , and Ruo Chen

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2011

ISBN: 9781455269464

Keywords: Real exchange rate, Sectoral Reallocation, exchange rate, real exchange, exchange rates, real appreciation, Wages, Compensation, and Labor Costs: General, Macroeconomic Aspects Of International Trade And Finance,

We examine the impact of real exchange rate fluctuations on sectoral and regional employment in China from 1980 to 2008. In contrast to theoretical predictions, employment in both the tradable and non-tradable sect...

Strengthening the Euro Area

Strengthening the Euro Area »

Source: Strengthening the Euro Area : The Role of National Structural Reforms in Building Resilience

Volume/Issue: 2019/5

Series: Staff Discussion Notes

Author(s): Romain Duval , and Shekhar Aiyar

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498319706

Keywords: Euro Area (EA), Labor market reforms, Labor market regulations, Total factor productivity, Business cycles, Labor market institutions, Economic growth, Structural reforms, Resilience, product market regulation

The SDN will focus mostly on EA countries but also touch on other AEs for comparison purposes. The SDN will make several original contributions in each of the areas above based on new DSGE-model-based analysis, cro...

Factor Reallocation and Growth in Developing Countries

Factor Reallocation and Growth in Developing Countries »

Volume/Issue: 2000/94

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Helene Poirson Ward

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2000

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451851717.001

ISBN: 9781451851717

Keywords: Factor reallocation, dualism, growth, labor reallocation, labor productivities, labor productivity, gdp growth

This paper examines the extent to which developing countries benefit from intersectoral factor transfers by specifying the impact and determinants of sectoral changes and of the degree of dualism (or allocation ine...

Changes in the Structure of Earnings During the Polish Transition

Changes in the Structure of Earnings During the Polish Transition »

Source: Changes in the Structure of Earnings During the Polish Transition

Volume/Issue: 2002/135

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Eswar Prasad , and Michael Keane

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2002

ISBN: 9781451855715

Keywords: Wage inequality, between- and within-group inequality, education and experience premia, labor reallocation, transition, earnings inequality, wage, earnings distribution, labor income, Socialist Systems and Transitional Economies: General

This paper documents that inequality in labor earnings increased substantially during the economic transition in Poland. One surprising result is that earnings inequality increased markedly in both the private and...

Will there Be New Emerging-Market Economies in Africa b+L2280y the Year 2020?

Will there Be New Emerging-Market Economies in Africa b+L2280y the Year 2020? »

Source: Will there Be New Emerging-Market Economies in Africa b+L2280y the Year 2020?

Volume/Issue: 2002/131

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jean-Claude Berthélemy , and Ludvig Söderling

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2002

ISBN: 9781451855296

Keywords: growth, labor reallocation, diversification, growth rates, tfp, terms of trade, gdp per capita, black market premium, Macroeconomic Analyses of Economic Development, Economywide Country Studies: Africa

This paper examines past African growth experience and attempts to simulate future ones. In addition to more commonly used determinants of total factor productivity, a measure of the effect of labor reallocation an...

The Impact of Intersectoral Labor Reallocationon Economic Growth

The Impact of Intersectoral Labor Reallocationon Economic Growth »

Volume/Issue: 2000/104

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Helene Poirson Ward

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2000

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451852752.001

ISBN: 9781451852752

Keywords: Growth, labor reallocation, labor efficiency, labor productivity, labor force, labor share

This study seeks to explain economic growth differences in an aggregate production function framework, where labor reallocation from agriculture to modern sectors influences labor efficiency growth. The econometric...