Inferring relative factor price changes from quantitative data

by Robert E. Baldwin

Publisher: National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA

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  • Human capital.,
  • Labor demand.,
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Edition Notes

StatementRobert E. Baldwin.
SeriesNBER working paper series -- working paper 7019, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 7019.
ContributionsNational Bureau of Economic Research.
LC ClassificationsHB1 .W654 no. 7019
The Physical Object
Pagination20, [2] p. :
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22400140M

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Inferring Relative Factor Price Changes from Quantitative Data Robert E. Baldwin. NBER Working Paper No. Issued in March NBER Program(s):International Trade and Investment This paper considers the appropriateness of using such quantitative measures as changes in the factor content of trade and the behavior of factor proportions within versus among industries to draw inferences about Cited by: 4.

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Inferring relative factor price changes from quantitative data. [Robert E Baldwin; National Bureau of Economic Research.]. Downloadable. This paper considers the appropriateness of using such quantitative measures as changes in the factor content of trade and the behavior of factor proportions within versus among industries to draw inferences about changes in relative factor prices.

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