Dani Rodrik

Yet Another Reason Why Manufacturing Jobs Matter . . . And Can be Hard to Create

Yet Another Reason Why Manufacturing Jobs Matter . . . And Can be Hard to Create

This from Harvard economist Dani Rodrik:  His cross national comparisons suggest that, unlike other sectors, manufacturing in developing economies will eventually see its labor productivity rise to converge with the manufacturing labor productivity of developed economies.  Why does he thinks this happens? These industries produce tradable goods and can be rapidly integrated into global production […]

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