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Productividad en grandes y pequeños establecimientos con distintas intensidades en la utilización de insumos

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  • Flor Brown Grossman

    (Profesora-investigadora de la Maestría en Ciencias Económicas, Facultad de Economía, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM). México, D.F. Mexico.)

  • Lilia Domínguez Villalobos

    (Profesora-investigadora de la Maestría en Ciencias Económicas, Facultad de Economía, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM). México, D.F. Mexico.)

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    The aim of this paper is to discuss productivity changes among the different sized firms and intensities in the use of inputs in Mexican manufacturing. In order to analyze the underlying factors causing productivity differences we estimated an econometric model. Our results demonstrate that the productivity determinants are the result of an interrelated set of micro and macroeconomic variables. We show that there is a duality in the behavior among firms and therefore, the expected impact from the rnicro-macroeconomic variables having to do with the productivity dynamic are dissimilar. Finally we expose some of the implications of these differing impacts, both from the theoretical point of view, as well as from an economic policy standpoint.

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    Article provided by in its journal Economia Mexicana NUEVA EPOCA.

    Volume (Year): VII (1998)
    Issue (Month): 1 (January-June)
    Pages: 79-114

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    Handle: RePEc:emc:ecomex:v:7:y:1998:i:1:p:79-114

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