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Determinantes económicos del nivel de empleo. Alguna evidencia para Argentina

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  • Luis N. Lanteri

    () (Economista, ha sido asesor del Programa de las Naciones Unidas para el Desarrollo (PNUD) y Japan Cooperation Agency.)

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During the nineties, some developing countries undertook reforms in the labor market and opened their economies to the world, measures that are not translated, as expected, in substantial improvements in employment levels and incomes in these economies. Argentina, however, adopted in recent years a policy aimed to protect the domestic market which allowed to increase the level of employment significantly. In this paper, we analyze the Argentine labor market, from a labor demand equation and VEC models (Vector Equilibrium Correction Model), according to Johansen (1988) and Johansen and Juselius (1990) approach, covering the period 1994:3-2011:2.

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  • Luis N. Lanteri, 2013. "Determinantes económicos del nivel de empleo. Alguna evidencia para Argentina," Ensayos Revista de Economia, Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon, Facultad de Economia, vol. 0(1), pages 73-100, May.
  • Handle: RePEc:ere:journl:v:xxxii:y:2013:i:1:p:73-100
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    Keywords

    labor demand; structural adjustment measures; international trade liberalization; VEC models;

    JEL classification:

    • J08 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - General - - - Labor Economics Policies
    • J23 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - Labor Demand
    • E24 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Consumption, Saving, Production, Employment, and Investment - - - Employment; Unemployment; Wages; Intergenerational Income Distribution; Aggregate Human Capital; Aggregate Labor Productivity
    • F16 - International Economics - - Trade - - - Trade and Labor Market Interactions

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