Globalization, Structural Change and Productivity Growth

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McMillan, Margaret; Rodrik, Dani;
(2011)
  • Subject: Labor productivity, Labor,
    • jel: jel:O1

Large gaps in labor productivity between the traditional and modern parts of the economy are a fundamental reality of developing societies. In this paper, we document these gaps and emphasize that labor flows from low-productivity activities to high-productivity activit... View more
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