Technological Change and Wage Differentials Results and Policy Implications From a Dynamic Intertemporal General Equilibrium Model
AbstractThe effect of technological change on wage differentials between skilled and unskilled labour has been extensively investigated. However, the existing literature provides controversial results. This paper provides insights into the relationship between technological change and wage differentials by constructing a DIGE models of a closed economy. This model suggests a range of policy implications.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by The University of Melbourne in its series Department of Economics - Working Papers Series with number 790.
Length: 20 pages
Date of creation: 2001
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TECHNOLOGICAL CHANGE ; WAGES ; LABOUR;
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