Beladi, Hamid and Chaudhuri, Sarbajit and Yabuuchi, Shigemi (2007): Can International Factor Mobility lessen Wage Inequality in a Dual Economy?
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We introduce international labor mobility in a three-sector general equilibrium model with rural-urban migration. We demonstrate that under some reasonable conditions an inflow of foreign skilled labor (capital) can reduce skilled-unskilled wage inequality.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Institution:||University of Calcutta|
|Original Title:||Can International Factor Mobility lessen Wage Inequality in a Dual Economy?|
|Keywords:||Skilled-unskilled wage inequality; rural-urban migration; Unemployment; International factor movements|
|Subjects:||F - International Economics > F2 - International Factor Movements and International Business > F21 - International Investment; Long-Term Capital Movements
F - International Economics > F2 - International Factor Movements and International Business > F22 - International Migration
|Depositing User:||Sarbajit Chaudhuri|
|Date Deposited:||09. Apr 2007|
|Last Modified:||13. Feb 2013 07:49|
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