Chaudhuri, Sarbajit (2010): Foreign Direct Investment, Child Labour and Unemployment of Unskilled Labour in a Dual Economy.
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Using a three-sector specific-factor Harris-Todaro type general equilibrium model the paper demonstrates how an inflow of foreign capital might produce favourable effect on the incidence of child labour in a small open dual economy. The welfare of the working families is likely to improve due to the policy even though the urban unemployment situation of unskilled labour may not get better.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Foreign Direct Investment, Child Labour and Unemployment of Unskilled Labour in a Dual Economy|
|English Title:||Foreign Direct Investment, Child Labour and Unemployment of Unskilled Labour in a Dual Economy|
|Keywords:||Child labour, general equilibrium, Harris-Todaro model, foreign capital, return to education, wage inequality|
|Subjects:||J - Labor and Demographic Economics > J1 - Demographic Economics > J13 - Fertility; Family Planning; Child Care; Children; Youth
F - International Economics > F1 - Trade > F10 - General
J - Labor and Demographic Economics > J1 - Demographic Economics > J10 - General
I - Health, Education, and Welfare > I2 - Education and Research Insititutions > I28 - Government Policy
|Depositing User:||Sarbajit Chaudhuri|
|Date Deposited:||10. Feb 2010 11:42|
|Last Modified:||14. Feb 2013 09:07|
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