The Twin Effects of Globalization - Evidence from a Sample of Indian Manufacturing Firms
AbstractEmployees of globalized firms face a riskier menu of labor market outcomes. They face a more uncertain stream of earnings and riskier employment prospects. However, they may also have stronger incentives to train and upgrade their skills and/or may benefit from more rapid careers. Hence, the costs of uncertainty and the benefits of skill upgrading associated with globalization may be twin to each other. We provide statistical evidence of this so far neglected trade-off for a sample of Indian manufacturing firms.
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Date of creation: 2010
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globalization; uncertainty; training; labor markets; India;
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- Francesco Daveri & Paolo Manasse & Danila Serra, 2011. "The Twin Effects of Globalization. Evidence from a Sample of Indian Manufacturing Firms," Rivista di Politica Economica, SIPI Spa, issue 1, pages 223-251, January-M.
- F10 - International Economics - - Trade - - - General
- F16 - International Economics - - Trade - - - Trade and Labor Market Interactions
- J30 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Wages, Compensation, and Labor Costs - - - General
- J31 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Wages, Compensation, and Labor Costs - - - Wage Level and Structure; Wage Differentials
- O53 - Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economywide Country Studies - - - Asia including Middle East
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