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Informalidad y Movilidad Laboral: Un Análisis Empírico para Argentina

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  • Leopoldo Tornarolli

    () (Centro de Estudios Distributivos, Laborales y Sociales (CEDLAS) - FCE - UNLP)

  • Adriana Conconi

    (Centro de Estudios Distributivos, Laborales y Sociales (CEDLAS) - FCE - UNLP)

Abstract

Este trabajo busca contribuir al análisis de la informalidad laboral en la Argentina, mediante una evaluación de la estructura del mercado laboral y de la movilidad ocupacional entre distintas categorías de empleo, entre las cuales se incluye la posibilidad de distintos tipos de trabajo informal. Adicionalmente, se estudian los determinantes de que un trabajador busque cambiar su empleo, y la influencia de esta situación en la movilidad ocupacional. En las estimaciones se utilizan microdatos obtenidos de las EPH para el período 1998-2006. Los resultados indican que el sector informal representa una proporción importante del mercado laboral en su conjunto y que se experimentaron importantes movimientos ocupacionales en el período bajo análisis. Si bien la evidencia no es concluyente, muchos de los resultados apoyan la idea de que gran parte de la informalidad observada en el mercado laboral argentino es involuntaria y esta relacionada con los vaivenes económicos del país.

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  • Leopoldo Tornarolli & Adriana Conconi, 2007. "Informalidad y Movilidad Laboral: Un Análisis Empírico para Argentina," CEDLAS, Working Papers 0059, CEDLAS, Universidad Nacional de La Plata.
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    1. Ricardo Bebczuk, 2009. "SME Access to Credit in Guatemala and Nicaragua: Challenging Conventional Wisdom with New Evidence," CEDLAS, Working Papers 0080, CEDLAS, Universidad Nacional de La Plata.
    2. Ricardo Bebczuk, 2011. "General Facts About the Service Sector in Argentina," Chapters,in: The Economies of Argentina and Brazil, chapter 7 Edward Elgar Publishing.
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    Keywords

    informalidad; escape; exclusión; mercado laboral; movilidad ocupacional; Argentina;

    JEL classification:

    • J21 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - Labor Force and Employment, Size, and Structure
    • J23 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - Labor Demand
    • J62 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Mobility, Unemployment, Vacancies, and Immigrant Workers - - - Job, Occupational and Intergenerational Mobility; Promotion

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