Spatial and sectoral analysis of productivity-wage dissimilarities in Romania
AbstractLabour productivity and wages are two major determinants of the economic activity and their connection is a constant concern for the economists, as well as for employers and policy-makers. This paper is aiming to measure to which extent is the variation of productivity consistent with the distribution of wages, employing two patterns of comparison: by region and by economic branch. For this purpose, we developed a revised form of the coefficient of structural changes, in order to determine the regional/ sectoral dissimilarities between productivity and wage.
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Bibliographic InfoArticle provided by Romanian Regional Science Association in its journal Romanian Journal of Regional Science.
Volume (Year): 1 (2007)
Issue (Month): 1 (December)
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labour productivity; wage; disparities; Romania;
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- R23 - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics - - Household Analysis - - - Regional Migration; Regional Labor Markets; Population
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