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By D. Greenaway, R. Upward, P. Wright

Even supposing economists have lengthy pointed to the combination earnings from elevated fiscal integration, the preferred belief of globalization is far extra pessimistic. employees consider much less safe of their jobs and worry salary losses and unemployment. This publication explores those concerns, and asks no matter if the troubles are warranted.

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And Slaughter, M. (2001a). Globalisation and the Perceptions of American Workers. : Institute for International Economics. Scheve, K. and Slaughter, M. (2001b). ’ Journal of International Economics, Vol. 54, 2, pp. 267–92. Scheve, K. and Slaughter, M. (2004). ‘Economic Insecurity and the Globalisation of Production’, American Journal of Political Science, Vol. 48, 4, pp. 662–74. Topalova, P. (2004). ‘Trade Liberalization and Firm Productivity: the Case of India’, IMF Working Paper. Trefler, D. (2004).

The simple bivariate regression line also fits the data rather well, with differences in turnover explaining approximately 30 per cent of the variation in trade. We conclude that the limited Globalisation and Turnover 23 amount of data available tends to provide further support for our theory linking labour market turnover rates to trade patterns. It is also worth noting that the results reported by Baldwin, Dunne and Haltiwanger (1998) do not seem to be consistent with the theory that changes in trade patterns cause turnover.

And Kneller, R. (2007). ‘Exporting, Productivity and Agglomeration: a Difference in Difference Analysis of Matched Firms’, European Economic Review. Grossman, G. and Helpman, E. (2002). ‘Integration Versus Outsourcing in Industry Equilibrium’, Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 117, pp. 85–120. Globalisation and Turnover 29 Grossman, G. and Helpman, E. (2005). ‘Outsourcing in a Global Economy’, Review of Economic Studies, Vol. 72, pp. 135–59. Heisz, A. (1996). ‘Changes in Job Tenure and Job Stability in Canada’, Research Paper Series No.

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