Core labour standards and exports

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Siroën, Jean-Marc;
  • Publisher: HAL CCSD
  • Subject: modèles de gravité | JEL: F - International Economics/F.F4 - Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance/F.F4.F43 - Economic Growth of Open Economies | JEL: J - Labor and Demographic Economics/J.J8 - Labor Standards: National and International/J.J8.J80 - General | [SHS.ECO]Humanities and Social Sciences/Economics and Finance | Exports | JEL: F - International Economics/F.F1 - Trade/F.F1.F11 - Neoclassical Models of Trade | Gravity Models | Exports, International Trade, Labour Standards, ILO, Gravity Models. | Labour Standards | Exportations | JEL: F - International Economics/F.F1 - Trade/F.F1.F13 - Trade Policy • International Trade Organizations | JEL: F - International Economics/F.F4 - Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance/F.F4.F47 - Forecasting and Simulation: Models and Applications | OIT | JEL: F - International Economics/F.F1 - Trade/F.F1.F16 - Trade and Labor Market Interactions | JEL: F - International Economics/F.F5 - International Relations, National Security, and International Political Economy/F.F5.F51 - International Conflicts • Negotiations • Sanctions | ILO | Exportations; Commerce international; Normes de travail; OIT; modèles de gravité; Exports; International Trade; Labour Standards; ILO; Gravity Models; | Commerce international | Normes de travail | International Trade
    • jel: jel:F43 | jel:F16 | jel:F51 | jel:F13 | jel:F11 | jel:J8 | jel:F47

(english) Core labour standards defined by the ILO in 1998 are universal, but applied very differently across countries. Compliance is much higher in high income countries. However, the causality between improved labour standards and economic growth remains a controvers... View more
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