Urbanization and Labor Market Informality in Developing Countries
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- David Mayer-Foulkes, 2011. "Urbanization as a Fundamental Cause of Development," Working papers DTE 501, CIDE, División de Economía.
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Keywordsurbanization; informal labor market; urban labor market; rural- urban migration; developing countries;
- J01 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - General - - - Labor Economics: General
- E26 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Consumption, Saving, Production, Employment, and Investment - - - Informal Economy; Underground Economy
NEP fieldsThis paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2009-11-07 (All new papers)
- NEP-GEO-2009-11-07 (Economic Geography)
- NEP-LAB-2009-11-07 (Labour Economics)
- NEP-MIG-2009-11-07 (Economics of Human Migration)
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