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Does Globalization Lower Wages and Export Jobs?

Does Globalization Lower Wages and Export Jobs? »

Series: Economic Issues

Author(s): Matthew Slaughter , and Phillip Swagel

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 September 1997

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781557756794.051

ISBN: 9781557756794

Keywords: wages, wage, skilled workers, import competition, international trade

Increased globalization - the international integration of markets for goods, technology, labor, and capital - has coincided in the past 20 years with a shift in demand from less-skilled workers to those with more...

Bangladesh
			: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Bangladesh : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper »

Volume/Issue: 2013/63

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 March 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475521344.002

ISBN: 9781475521344

Keywords: employment, labor force, unemployment, unemployment rate, productive employment

The Sixth Five Year Plan, as outlined in Bangladesh's Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper, targets strategic growth and employment. The medium-term macroeconomic framework plan entails the involvement of both the priv...

Cameroon
			: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Cameroon : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper »

Volume/Issue: 2010/257

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 August 2010

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781455205752.002

ISBN: 9781455205752

Keywords: employment, vocational training, primary education, primary school, primary schools

The Cameroonian authorities found irregularities while implementing the first Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP). The process of revising the strategy of PRSP I has resulted in the growth and employment strate...

Cape Verde
			: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Cape Verde : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper »

Volume/Issue: 2005/135

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 April 2005

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451809381.002

ISBN: 9781451809381

Keywords: employment, per, expenditure, unemployment, expenditures

This paper focuses on Cape Verde's Growth and Poverty Reduction Strategy (GPRS). The GPRS is part of a broader strategic planning exercise that has been under way in Cape Verde and has as main pillars the Grand Opt...

Grenada
			: Interim Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Grenada : Interim Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper »

Volume/Issue: 2006/280

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 July 2006

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451816488.002

ISBN: 9781451816488

Keywords: poverty eradication, employment, unemployment rate, poverty reduction strategy

This paper discusses the Interim Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (I-PRSP) of Grenada for poverty reduction in the interim period. It describes the country's macroeconomic, structural, and social policies in suppor...

Republic of Armenia
			: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Republic of Armenia : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper »

Volume/Issue: 2003/362

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 November 2003

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451801491.002

ISBN: 9781451801491

Keywords: employment, unemployment, social insurance, social security, self-employment

The Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP) has been developed for eradicating poverty in Armenia. It analyzes the poverty situation of Armenia, and evaluates the methodology and methodological issues. It discusses...

Republic of Mozambique
			: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper-Progress Report

Republic of Mozambique : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper-Progress Report »

Volume/Issue: 2014/147

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. African Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 May 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498377928.002

ISBN: 9781498377928

Keywords: promotion of employment, training centers, professional training

This chapter discusses key findings of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper progress report on the Republic of Mozambique. The monitoring of 62 output indicators of the 2013 Plano Económico e Social showed that 44...

Republic of Tajikistan
			: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Second Progress Report

Republic of Tajikistan : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Second Progress Report »

Volume/Issue: 2006/1

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 January 2006

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451837087.002

ISBN: 9781451837087

Keywords: employment, sm, unemployed, unemployment, public health

This Second Progress Report on Tajikistan's Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP) discusses key developments in the status and dynamics of poverty-related indicators in the country during 2004. Although economic...

Rwanda
			: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Rwanda : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper »

Volume/Issue: 2013/360

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. African Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 December 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475593860.002

ISBN: 9781475593860

Keywords: employment, youth employment, job creation, unemployment, employment service

This paper focuses on Economic Development and Poverty Reduction Strategy (EDPRS) 2013-2018 for Rwanda. Ownership of the EDPRS by a wide range of stakeholders at national level has been a key factor of success. The...

Togo
			: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Togo : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper »

Volume/Issue: 2014/224

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. African Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 July 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498332408.002

ISBN: 9781498332408

Keywords: young people, social protection, secondary education, social services, food security

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