Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Mai Dao , and Ruo Chen
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 June 2011
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...