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Employment and income distributional impact of microelectronics: a prospective analysis for the third world


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  • James, J
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    ILO pub-WEP pub. Working paper on labour market and economic implications of computerization in developing countries - develops a conceptual framework for the economic analysis of employment and income distributional impact of microelectronics innovations and technology transfer; expects underemployment and economic disparity to increase. Graphs, references, statistical tables.

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    Paper provided by International Labour Organization in its series ILO Working Papers with number 241837.

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    Length: 59 P. pages
    Date of creation: 1985
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    Publication status: Published in Technology and employment programme, working paper series
    Handle: RePEc:ilo:ilowps:241837

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    Keywords: WEP pub; labour market; economic implication; computerization; developing countries; economic analysis; employment; income distribution; microelectronics; innovation; technology transfer; underemployment; economic disparity; graph; reference; statistical table; pub PME; marché du travail; conséquences économiques; informatisation; pays en développement; analyse économique; emploi; répartition du revenu; microélectronique; innovation; transfert des techniques; sous-emploi; disparité économique; graphique; référence bibliographique; tableau statistique; pub PME; mercado de trabajo; consecuencias económicas; computerización; países en desarrollo; análisis económico; empleo; distribución del ingreso; microelectrónica; innovación; transferencia de tecnología; subempleo; desigualdad económica; gráfico; referencia; cuadros estadísticos;


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    1. Leontief, Wassily & Duchin, Faye, 1986. "The Future Impact of Automation on Workers," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, Oxford University Press, number 9780195036237, October.
    2. Williamson, Jeffrey G, 1971. "Capital Accumulation, Labor Saving, and Labor Absorption Once More," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, MIT Press, MIT Press, vol. 85(1), pages 40-65, February.
    3. James, M.J. & Stewart, F., 1981. "New products: A discussion of the welfare effects of the introduction of new products in developing countries," Open Access publications from Tilburg University urn:nbn:nl:ui:12-176642, Tilburg University.
    4. Neary, J Peter, 1981. "On the Short-Run Effects of Technological Progress," Oxford Economic Papers, Oxford University Press, vol. 33(2), pages 224-33, July.
    5. Muellbauer, John & Portes, Richard, 1978. "Macroeconomic Models with Quantity Rationing," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, Royal Economic Society, vol. 88(352), pages 788-821, December.
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