On Measurements of the Factor Content of Trade: - The Case of Sweden

  • Lars M Widell
  • Published 2004


In this paper we evaluate different measurement practices when calculating the human capital content of a country’s net trade. The calculations are performed using a structural measure developed by Lundberg & Wiker (1997) which relates the average factor input requirements in exports relative to those in imports. We find the calculations highly dependent on… (More)


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