Tasks and Heterogeneous Human Capital

This article proposes a new approach to modeling heterogeneous human capital using task data from the Dictionary of Occupational Titles. The key feature of the model is that it departs from the Roy model, which treats occupations as distinct categories and conceives of occupations as bundles of task...

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Volume: 30
Main Author: Yamaguchi, Shintaro
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: University of Chicago Press 2012
published in: Journal of Labor Economics Vol. 30; no. 1; pp. 1 - 53
Data of publication: 2012
Series: Journal of Labor Economics
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: RePEc
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