The Impact of Trade Liberalization on Skill Upgrading Evidence from Argentina

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In this paper I study the effects of a regional free trade agreement on the demand for skill. I start by documenting a series of facts to shed light on the determinants of a steep increase in the relative demand of skilled labor in a panel of Argentinean industrial firms covering the trade liberalization period. First, this is not explained by labor… (More)

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@inproceedings{Bustos2011TheIO, title={The Impact of Trade Liberalization on Skill Upgrading Evidence from Argentina}, author={Paula Bustos and Iv{\'a}n Fern{\'a}ndez-Val and Manuel Amador and Elsa V. Artadi and Vasco Botelho Carvalho and Thomas Chaney and Antonio Ciccone and Pascaline Dupas and Antara Dutta}, year={2011} }