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Beyond Heckscher-Ohlin: Trade and labour market interaction in a case study for Chile

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  • Mauricio Bussolo

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  • Alejandra Mizala

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  • Pilar Romaguera

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In an era of globalization, patterns of economic growth and employment will depend critically upon domestic labour market conditions. This paper presents empirical evidence on how labour market regulations might interact with expanded trade. We present computable general equilibrium model simulations of recent trade reform proposals for Chile.

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  • Mauricio Bussolo & Alejandra Mizala & Pilar Romaguera, 1998. "Beyond Heckscher-Ohlin: Trade and labour market interaction in a case study for Chile," WORKING PAPERS SERIES. DOCUMENTOS DE TRABAJO 009202, FEDESARROLLO.
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