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dc.coverage.spatial Argentina es
dc.date.accessioned 2004-05-04T18:10:57Z
dc.date.available 2004-05-04T03:00:00Z
dc.date.issued 1999
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10915/3747
dc.description.abstract In this paper we study the regional evolution of unemployment in Argentina for the period 1980-1997. We show that its regional unemployment structure is not very persistent. We then apply panel data unit root tests to show that unemployment itself is not highly persistent. Indeed, we reject the null of a unit root in the unemployment series. Finally, we model the conditional means of regional unemployment. We adopt a dynamic two way fixed effects error component model specification. We measure the persistence of unemployment to shocks based on our conditional model. We believe this provides us with a better measure of persistence than the commonly used in the literature. We find a low degree of unemployment persistence to shocks. Finally, we also find regional factors that explain regional unemployment differences and whose changes may account for the low persistence of the regional unemployment structure. es
dc.format.extent 29 p. es
dc.language en es
dc.title Regional unemployment in Argentina en
dc.type Objeto de conferencia es
sedici.identifier.uri http://www.depeco.econo.unlp.edu.ar/jemi/1999/trabajo08.pdf es
sedici.creator.person Galiani, Sebastian es
sedici.creator.person Lamarche, Carlos es
sedici.creator.person Porto, Alberto es
sedici.creator.person Sosa Escudero, Walter es
sedici.subject.materias Ciencias Económicas es
sedici.subject.eurovoc empleo es
sedici.subject.eurovoc política de empleo es
sedici.subject.other JEL: R23; J64; C23 es
sedici.subject.keyword regional unemployment; persistence; panel data unit root tests; dynamic panel models and GMM type estimators en
sedici.description.fulltext true es
mods.originInfo.place Departamento de Economía es
sedici.subtype Objeto de conferencia es
sedici.rights.license Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported (CC BY 3.0)
sedici.rights.uri http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
sedici.date.exposure 1999-05
sedici.relation.event IV Jornadas de Economía Monetaria e Internacional (La Plata, 1999) es
sedici.description.peerReview peer-review es
sedici2003.identifier ARG-UNLP-DIS-0000001656 es


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