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Exporters, skill upgrading, and the wage gap

by Andrew B. Bernard

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Published by Dept. of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementAndrew B. Bernard, J. Bradford Jensen
SeriesWorking paper / Dept. of Economics -- no. 94-30, Working paper (Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Dept. of Economics) -- no. 94-30.
ContributionsJensen, J. Bradford
The Physical Object
Pagination40 p. ;
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24637714M
OCLC/WorldCa31361034

Louisiana Women and the Wage Gap APRIL In Louisiana, a woman who holds a full-time job is paid, on average, $31, per year while a man who holds a full-time job is paid $47, per year. This means that women in Louisiana are paid 67 cents for every dollar paid to men, amounting to a yearly wage gap of $15, In , women's median weekly earnings for full-time workers were percent of men's—a gender wage gap of cents for every dollar earned by the median man. Many believe that the wage gap is a good measure of the extent of gender wage discrimination, which occurs when men and women are not paid equal wages for substantially equal work.

  Do Exporters Pay Higher Wages? Plant-level Evidence from an Export Refund Policy in Chile . 5 A plant's capital stock for years after is calculated by the perpetual inventory method based on initial book value in Cited by:   In the field of international trade, the skilled-wage premium is a key parameter linking globalization with income distribution. Goldberg and Pavcnik (), for instance, highlight that increases in the returns to schooling might reflect trade-induced skill-biased technical change, a channel through which globalization has benefited skilled workers relative to unskilled by:

In the early 20th century, two Swedish economists, Eli Heckscher and Bertil Ohlin, first presented the so-called Heckscher-Ohlin model. Heckscher published his paper "The Effect of Foreign Trade on the Distribution of Income" in and Ohlin published his book Interregional and International Trade in Their model was mathematically formulated by Paul Samuelson, . Despite the fact that Congress mandated equal pay for equal work in , the wage gap remained at 60 percent for years. In the s it began to climb again, rising to around 75 percent. But some 30 years later, (the latest available statistics are for ) the gap had only nudged up to 81 cents per dollar, according to the U.S. Dept. of Labor.


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A.B. Bernard, J.B. Jensen l Journal of International Economics 42 () 25 Table 8 Determinants of wage and Cited by: "Exporters, Skill Upgrading, and the Wage Gap," Working papersMassachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Department of Economics. Bradford J Jensen & Andrew B Bernard, " Exporters, Skill Upgrading And The Wage Gap," Working PapersCenter for Economic Studies, U.S.

Census Bureau. Bradford J Skill upgrading & Andrew B Bernard, "Exporters, Skill Upgrading And The Wage Gap," Working PapersCenter for Economic Studies, U.S. Census : RePEc:cen:wpaper The roles of skill-biased technological change, globalization forces, changes in demographics and relative skill supplies, industry labor rents, unions, and the minimum wage in the evolution and the wage gap book.

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The average level of exports at the province/sector cell is around millions of euros. Both variables of interest–the skill intensity and exports–have increased during the sample period: the average level of education has risen by 6% in 7 years, the share of white-collar workers by almost 1 percentage point, and exports by %.Cited by: 7.

Book January Exporters, Skill Upgrading, and the Wage Gap. Article. Dec Increases in plant technology are determinants of within plant skill-upgrading but. "Exporters, Skill Upgrading and the Wage Gap," Journal of International Economics,pp.

(with J. Bradford Jensen). "Comparing Apples and Oranges: Productivity Convergence and Measurement Across Industries and Countries," American Economic Review,Vol 86(5), pp. (with Charles Jones).

Talk of a skills gap in the labor market is 'an incredible cop out' has a great saying when it comes to an alleged "skills gap" in the job T he Federal Reserve’s monthly Beige Book. The Cost of Being a Girl: Working Teens and the Origins of the Gender Wage Gap Yasemin Besen-Cassino. out of 5 stars 2.

Kindle Edition. $ Next. Customers who bought this item also bought these digital items. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of : Melissa Higgins, Michael Regan. Baldwin, R. () ‘The effects of trade and foreign direct investment on employment and relative wages’, OECD Economic Studies, 23, 7– Google ScholarCited by:   Bernard AB, Jensen JB () Exporters, skill upgrading, and the wage gap.

J Int Econ 42(1):3–31 CrossRef Google Scholar Bernard AB, Redding SJ, Schott PK () Comparative advantage and heterogeneous by: After correcting for potential endogeneity bias in a sample of 22 developing countries for which online trade and wage gap data can be matched, the study finds that a 1 percent increase in the share of online exports over GDP leads to a percent decline in the wage : Marcio Jose Vargas Da Cruz, Marcio Jose Vargas Da Cruz, Emmanuel Michel Stephane Milet, Marcelo Olar.

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I highly recommend this book to all women and girls starting out in the work field/5. wage gap. After correcting for potential endogeneity bias in a sample of 22 developing countries for which online trade and wage gap data can be matched, the study finds that a 1 percent increase in the share of online exports over GDP leads to a percent decline in the wage gap.

The Gender Wage Gap: Extent, Trends, and Explanations* Using PSID microdata over thewe provide new empirical evidence on the extent of and trends in the gender wage gap, which declined considerably over this period.

Byconventional human capital variables taken together explained little of the gender wage gap,Cited by: Exporters, Skill Upgrading and the Wage Gap," (with J. Bradford Jensen) Journal of International Economics,pp.

Comparing Apples and Oranges: Productivity Convergence and Measurement Across Industries and Countries," (with Charles Jones) American Economic Review,Vol 86(5), pp. ()).

Yet, most studies on skill upgrading rely on industry or individual worker level data. These studies find a positive correlation between skill upgrading and various measures of technology use, but they cannot distinguish whether skill upgrading is a. The Wage Gap (Current Controversies) Paperback – June 6, by Noel Merino (Author) See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsCited by: 3.

The world’s increasing integration through trade and the persistence of high unemployment in Europe, and other areas of the world, highlight the need to understand the implications of free trade for unemployment.

Trade, Jobs and Wages analyses how employment levels and real wages are affected by international : Hian Teck Hoon.In a stylized partial-equilibrium model, firms produce goods of varying quality and exporters tend to produce higher quality goods, which are intensive in engineers relative to blue-collar workers.

Firms are heterogeneous and more productive firms become exporters and have a higher demand for engineers."Exporters, Skill Upgrading and the Wage Gap," Journal of International Economics,pp.

(with J. Bradford Jensen). "Comparing Apples and Oranges: Productivity Convergence and Measurement Across Industries and Countries," American Economic Review,Vol 86(5), pp.

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