Trade , Technology Adoption and the Rise of the Skill Premium in Mexico ∗

  • Alejandro
  • Published 2009
This paper develops and estimates a structural model of trade and technology adoption with heterogeneous firms in a small open economy. In the model, monopolisticallycompetitive firms produce using two types of labor and face entry/exit, exporting and technology adoption decisions. The choice of technology affects the expected productivity realizations that… (More)