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Globalization and the Gender Wage Gap

Remco H. Oostendorp.

in The World Bank Economic Review

February 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; International Factor Movements and International Business; Demographic Economics; Wages, Compensation, and Labour Costs; Particular Labour Markets; Economic Development. 8252 words.

There are several theoretical reasons why globalization will have a narrowing as well as a widening effect on the gender wage gap, but little is known about the actual impact, except for...

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Trading Population for Productivity: Theory and Evidence

Oded Galor and Andrew Mountford.

in The Review of Economic Studies

October 2008; p ublished online October 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Demand and Supply of Labour; International Trade; Demographic Economics; Education and Research Institutions. 18226 words.

This research argues that the differential effect of international trade on the demand for human capital across countries has been a major determinant of the distribution of income and...

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