Distortions, endogenous managerial skills and productivity differences

We develop a span-of-control model where managerial skills are endogenous and the outcome of investments over the life cycle of managers. We calibrate this model to U.S plant-size data to quantify the effects of distortions that are correlated with the size of production units. These distortions lea...

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Volume: 5963
Main Author: Bhattacharya, Dhritiman
Guner, Nezih
Ventura, Gustavo
Format: Book
Language: English
Place of publication: Bonn IZA 2011
Data of publication: 2011
Series: Discussion paper series / Forschungsinstitut zur Zukunft der Arbeit
Online Access: available in Bonn?
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