Country studies

 

Read and download this series of country studies on the relationship between trade and jobs, from the International Collaborative Initiative on Trade and Employment (ICITE):

 

  Australia
    Trade, Employment and Structural Change: The Australian Experience
Greg Thompson, Tim Murray, Patrick Jomini (Australian Productivity Commission, Australia)

 
  Brazil
    Different Partners, Different Patterns: Trade and Labour Market Dynamics in Brazil's Post-Liberalisation Period
David Kupfer, Marta Castilho, Esther Dweck and Marcelo Nicoll (Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)

 
  

Chile

   

Openness, Wage Gaps and Unions in Chile
Jorge Friedman (ECLAC, Chile), Nanno Mulder (ECLAC, Chile), Sebastián Faúndez (ECLAC, Chile), Esteban Pérez Caldentey (ECLAC, Chile), Carlos Yévenes (ECLAC, Chile), Mario Velásquez (ILO, Switzerland), Fernando Baizán (ILO, Switzerland), Gerhard Reinecke (ILO, Switzerland)


 
 

Denmark

   

Trade and Employment: The Case of Denmark and Spain
Elena Arnal (OECD)


 
 

France

   

Trade and Employment in France (aussi disponible en français)
Francis Kramarz (CREST-ENSAE, France)


 
 

Germany

   

Trade and Labour Market Outcomes in Germany
Holger Görg and Dennis Görlich (Kiel Institute for the World Economy, Germany)


 

 

Indonesia

   

Exports and Employment in Indonesia: The Decline in Labor-Intensive Manufacturing and the Rise of Services
H. H. Aswicahyono, Douglas Brooks, Chris Manning (ADB)

     
   

Employment Dimension of Trade Liberalization with China: Analysis of the Case of Indonesia with Dynamic Social Accounting Matrix
Christoph Ernst (ILO) and Ralf Peters (UNCTAD)


 

Italy

   

Trade and Employment in Italy
P. Lelio Iapadre (University of L’Aquila, Italy)


 
 

Japan

   

Trade and Employment in Japan
Kozo Kiyota (Yokohama National University, Japan)


 
 

Korea

   

Exporting, Employment, and Skill Upgrading: Evidence from Plant Level Data in the Korean Manufacturing Sector
Chin Hee Hahn (Kyungwon University, Korea, Republic of) and Chang-Gyun Park (Chung-Ang University, Korea, Republic of)


 
 

Mexico

   

Trade and Occupational Employment in Mexico since NAFTA
Raymundo Miguel Campos-Vázquez (Center for Economic Studies, El Colegio de México, Mexico) and José Antonio Rodríguez-López (University of California, United States)


 
 

South Africa

    Agricultural Trade and Employment in South Africa

Ron Sandrey (TRALAC (Trade Law Centre for Southern Africa), South Africa and National Agricultural Marketing Council, South Africa), Cecilia Punt (National Agricultural Marketing Council, South Africa), Hans Grinsted Jensen (National Agricultural Marketing Council, South Africa), Nick Vink (National Agricultural Marketing Council, South Africa and University of Stellenbosch, South Africa)


 
 

Spain

   

Trade and Employment: The Case of Denmark and Spain
Elena Arnal (OECD)


 
 

United States

   

Effects of NAFTA on US Employment and Policy Responses
Christopher J. O’Leary, Randall W. Eberts and Brian M. Pittelko (W. E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research, United States)

 

 

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