Why Do South Korean Firms Produce So Much More Output per Worker than Ghanaian Ones?

The labour productivity differentials between manufacturing firms in Ghana and South Korea exceed those implied by macro analysis. Median value-added per employee is nearly 40 times higher in South Korea than Ghana. The most important single factor in explaining this difference is the Mincerian retu...

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Main Author: Baptist, Simon
Teal, Francis J
Format: Publication
Language: English
Place of publication: Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Bonn 01.06.2015
Data of publication: 2015-06-01
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Dewey Decimal Classification: 330
Discipline: Economics
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: OpenAIRE (Open Access)
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