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Estimating Long Term Earnings Mobility in Argentina with Pseudo-Panel Data


  • Ana Ines Navarro

    () (Departamento de Economía, Facultad de Ciencias Empresariales, Universidad Austral)


Applying a dynamic pseudo-panel to the earnings data in Argentina, the present paper estimates the long-term earnings mobility in the period 1985-2004. The results obtained herein show some earnings mobility over the long term in Argentina for male occupied workers. The results also suggest that the labor market in Argentina does not substantially contribute to the acceleration of the individual’ earnings level recovery after a negative shock.

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  • Ana Ines Navarro, 2010. "Estimating Long Term Earnings Mobility in Argentina with Pseudo-Panel Data," Revista de Analisis Economico – Economic Analysis Review, Ilades-Georgetown University, Universidad Alberto Hurtado/School of Economics and Bussines, vol. 25(2), pages 65-90, Diciembre.
  • Handle: RePEc:ila:anaeco:v:25:y:2010:i:2:p:65-90

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    Argentina; dynamic pseudo-panel; earnings mobility; measurement error. JEL Classification: O12; D31; C81.;

    JEL classification:

    • O12 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Microeconomic Analyses of Economic Development
    • D31 - Microeconomics - - Distribution - - - Personal Income and Wealth Distribution


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