Employment Elasticity in India and the U . S . , 1977-2011 : A Sectoral Decomposition Analysis

@inproceedings{Basu2015EmploymentEI,
  title={Employment Elasticity in India and the U . S . , 1977-2011 : A Sectoral Decomposition Analysis},
  author={Deepankar Basu and Debarshi Das},
  year={2015}
}
This paper analyses the phenomenon of jobless growth in India and the US through the lens of employment elasticity. Analytical results are derived for decompositions of both the level and change of aggregate employment elasticity in terms of sectoral elasticities, relative growth and employment shares. Estimates of these decompositions are presented with… CONTINUE READING