The impact of technology and trade upon the returns to education and occupation
AbstractThis paper considers how technological change and globalization has influenced the return to education and occupation in Great Britain over the period 1973 to 1994. A number of papers in the literature have documented increasing demand for individuals who possess higher skill endowments than their peers. Both education and occupation can be interpreted as an individual's observable skills and how technology and trade have actually influenced returns to different educational and occupational levels is something that has not been investigated in Great Britain. For the empirical analysis estimates are based upon pooled cross sections over time and also pseudo panel techniques to control for unobservable heterogeneity.
Download InfoIf you experience problems downloading a file, check if you have the proper application to view it first. In case of further problems read the IDEAS help page. Note that these files are not on the IDEAS site. Please be patient as the files may be large.
Bibliographic InfoArticle provided by Taylor & Francis Journals in its journal Applied Economics.
Volume (Year): 34 (2002)
Issue (Month): 11 ()
Contact details of provider:
Web page: http://www.tandfonline.com/RAEC20
You can help add them by filling out this form.
CitEc Project, subscribe to its RSS feed for this item.
- Edinaldo Tebaldi & Jongsung Kim, 2010.
"Two Tales on the Returns to Education: The Impact of Trade on Wages,"
Review of Development Economics,
Wiley Blackwell, vol. 14(4), pages 768-782, November.
- Tebaldi, Edinaldo & Kim, Jongsung, 2008. "Two Tales on the Returns to Education: The Impact of Trade on Wages," MPRA Paper 9698, University Library of Munich, Germany.
- Sprietsma, Maresa, 2007. "Computers as Pedagogical Tools in Brazil: A Pseudo-panel Analysis," ZEW Discussion Papers 07-040, ZEW - Zentrum für Europäische Wirtschaftsforschung / Center for European Economic Research.
- K Taylor, 2002. "Assessing the Determinants of Male Earnings Dispersion," Economic Issues Journal Articles, Economic Issues, vol. 7(2), pages 35-58, September.
For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Michael McNulty).
If references are entirely missing, you can add them using this form.