Trade Contraction and Employment in India and South Africa during the Global Crisis

The paper estimates the effects of the 2008-09 trade contraction on employment in India and South Africa, using social accounting matrices (SAMs) in a Leontief multiplier model. Employment results are presented at aggregate and industry levels and examine gender and skills biases. The most notable f...

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Volume: 40
Main Author: Kucera, David
Roncolato, Leanne
von Uexkull, Erik
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Trade
Place of publication: OXFORD PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD 01.06.2012
Elsevier Science Publishers
published in: World development Vol. 40; no. 6; pp. 1122 - 1134
Data of publication: 2012-06-01
ISSN: 0305-750X
EISSN: 1873-5991
Discipline: Economics
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Web of Knowledge
Social Sciences Citation Index
Web of Science
Web of Science - Social Sciences Citation Index - 2012
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