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The role of unions in an endogenous growth model with human capital

  • Ramos Parreno, Jose Maria
  • Sanchez-Losada, Fernando

In this paper we study the relationship between unions and growth in a two-sector overlapping generations model with altruism and human capital. This relationship depends on the interaction between the technology in the sector that produces human capital, the degree of unionization of the economy and the operativeness of the bequest motive.

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Volume (Year): 24 (2002)
Issue (Month): 2 (June)
Pages: 171-192

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