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Capital Immobility, Informal Sector And Urban Unemployment

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  • Titas Bandopadhyay

    (Bagnan College)

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We consider a three sector model of informal sector which assumes efficiency wage hypothesis and explains the simultaneous existence of informal sector and urban unemployment. We also study the effects of subsidy policies given to different sectors and the effects of change in capital stock on urban unemployment and domestic factor income.

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  • Titas Bandopadhyay, 2005. "Capital Immobility, Informal Sector And Urban Unemployment," GE, Growth, Math methods 0511005, EconWPA.
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    Capital immobility; informal sector; urban unemployment;

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    • C6 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Mathematical Methods; Programming Models; Mathematical and Simulation Modeling
    • D5 - Microeconomics - - General Equilibrium and Disequilibrium
    • D9 - Microeconomics - - Micro-Based Behavioral Economics

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