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Homepage:https://bush.tamu.edu/faculty/rrobertson/
Postal address:4220 TAMU College Station, Texas 77843
Workplace:Bush School of Government and Public Service, Texas A&M University, (more information at EDIRC)
Institute of Labor Economics (IZA), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2020

  1. Pioneering a New Approach to Improving Working Conditions in Developing Countries: Better Factories Cambodia
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
  2. Short and Long-Run Labor Market Effects of Developing Country Exports: Evidence from Bangladesh
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2020) Downloads
  3. The Relationship between Female Labor Force Participation and Violent Conflicts in South Asia
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2020) Downloads

2019

  1. Working Conditions, Transparency, and Compliance in Global Value Chains: Evidence from Better Work Jordan
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads

2018

  1. Globalisation and the Gender Earnings Gap: Evidence from Sri Lanka and Cambodia 1992-2015
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
  2. Labor Market Adjustment to Third Party Competition: Evidence from Mexico
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Department of Economics (2018) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in The World Economy (2020)
  3. The Impact of Better Work: Firm Performance in Vietnam, Indonesia and Jordan
    Discussion Papers Series, Department of Economics, Tufts University, Department of Economics, Tufts University Downloads

2016

  1. An Evaluation of the Workforce Investment Act Adult Program in Minnesota: Lessons from the Financial Crisis
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Economic integration across Latin America: evidence from labor markets, 1990-2013
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads
  3. Globalization and the gender earnings gap: evidence from Sri Lanka and Cambodia
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Studies (2020)
  4. Laws, Costs, Norms, and Learning: Improving Working Conditions in Developing Countries
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
  5. Stitches to Riches? Apparel Employment, Trade, and Economic Development in South Asia
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads View citations (11)
  6. Tracking Wage Inequality Trends with Prices and Different Trade Models: Evidence from Mexico
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank (2015) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Review of World Economics (Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv) (2018)
  7. Working Conditions and Factory Survival: Evidence from Better Factories Cambodia
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
  8. Working Conditions, Work Outcomes, and Policy in Asian Developing Countries
    ADB Economics Working Paper Series, Asian Development Bank Downloads

2015

  1. Trade, FDI, Migration, and the Place Premium: Mexico and the United States
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Review of World Economics (Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv) (2017)

2014

  1. Globalization and Wage Convergence: Mexico and the United States
    Working Papers, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2014) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Trade, Migration, and the Place Premium: Mexico and the United States
    Working Papers, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Department of Economics Downloads

2012

  1. The Promise and Peril of Post-MFA Apparel Production
    World Bank Other Operational Studies, The World Bank Downloads
  2. What drives short-run labor market volatility in offshoring industries ? evidence from northern Mexico during 2007-2009
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads

2011

  1. Better Factories Cambodia: An Instrument for Improving Industrial Relations in a Transnational Context - Working Paper 256
    Working Papers, Center for Global Development Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Globalization, Wages, and Working Conditions: A Case Study of Cambodian Garment Factories
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads View citations (1)

2008

  1. China and the Manufacturing Exports of Other Developing Countries
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (26)
    See also Chapter (2010)

2007

  1. Mexican employment dynamics: evidence from matched firm-worker data
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)

2005

  1. A Note on the Empirical Implementation of the Lens Condition
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)
  2. A Reevaluation of the Effect of Human Capital Accumulation on Economic Growth: Using Natural Disasters as an Instrument
    Working Papers, UW-Whitewater, Department of Economics
    See also Journal Article in Eastern Economic Journal (2010)
  3. What Happens to Wages After Displacement?
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Journal Article in Economía Journal (2005)

2004

  1. DEFINING NORTH AMERICAN ECONOMIC INTEGRATION
    North American Agrifood Integration: Situation and Perspectives, May 2004, Cancun, Mexico, Farm Foundation Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in 2004 NAAMIC Workshop I: North American Agrifood Market Integration: Current Situation and Perspectives, North American Agrifood Market Integration Consortium (NAAMIC) (2004) Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Is Mexico A Lumpy Country?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in Review of International Economics (2010)

1999

  1. Does Border Enforcement Protect U.S. Workers from Illegal Immigration?
    Working Papers, Research Seminar in International Economics, University of Michigan View citations (16)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1999) Downloads View citations (13)

    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2002)

Journal Articles

2020

  1. Globalisation and the Gender Earnings Gap: Evidence from Sri Lanka and Cambodia
    Journal of Development Studies, 2020, 56, (2), 295-313 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2016)
  2. Labour market adjustment to third‐party competition: Evidence from Mexico
    The World Economy, 2020, 43, (7), 1977-2006 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2018)
  3. Lights On: How Transparency Increases Compliance in Cambodian Global Value Chains
    ILR Review, 2020, 73, (4), 939-968 Downloads View citations (2)

2018

  1. Economic integration across Latin America: Evidence from labour markets, 1990–2013
    The World Economy, 2018, 41, (5), 1269-1287 Downloads
  2. Effects of regulating international trade on firms and workers
    IZA World of Labor, 2018, 439 Downloads
  3. Tracking wage inequality trends with prices and different trade models: evidence from Mexico
    Review of World Economics (Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv), 2018, 154, (1), 47-73 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2016)

2017

  1. Do Factory Managers Know What Workers Want? Manager–Worker Information Asymmetries and Pareto Optimal Human Resource Management Policies
    Asian Development Review, 2017, 34, (1), 65-87 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Trade, FDI, migration, and the place premium: Mexico and the United States
    Review of World Economics (Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv), 2017, 153, (1), 1-37 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2014

  1. Weak-form and strong-form purchasing power parity between the US and Mexico: A panel cointegration investigation
    Journal of Macroeconomics, 2014, 42, (C), 241-262 Downloads View citations (1)

2012

  1. Public Disclosure, Reputation Sensitivity, and Labor Law Compliance: Evidence from B etter F actories C ambodia
    Review of Development Economics, 2012, 16, (4), 594-607 Downloads View citations (3)

2010

  1. A Reevaluation of the Effect of Human Capital Accumulation on Economic Growth Using Natural Disasters as an Instrument
    Eastern Economic Journal, 2010, 36, (1), 120-137 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  2. Is Mexico a Lumpy Country?
    Review of International Economics, 2010, 18, (5), 937-950 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (2004)

2009

  1. Gravity, Bilateral Agreements, and Trade Diversion in the Americas
    Latin American Journal of Economics-formerly Cuadernos de Economía, 2009, 46, (133), 3-33 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Purchasing Power Parity and aggregation bias for a developing country: The case of Mexico
    Journal of Development Economics, 2009, 90, (2), 237-243 Downloads View citations (16)

2007

  1. Trade and Wages: Two Puzzles from Mexico
    The World Economy, 2007, 30, (9), 1378-1398 Downloads View citations (29)

2006

  1. Globalization and Mexican labor markets
    Proceedings, 2006, 61-80 Downloads View citations (2)

2005

  1. Has
    World Bank Economic Review, 2005, 19, (3), 425-448
  2. What Happens to Wages after Displacement?
    Economía Journal, 2005, Volume 5 Number 2, (Spring 2005), 197-242 Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Working Paper (2005)

2004

  1. Exposure to foreign markets and plant-level innovation: evidence from Chile and Mexico
    The Journal of International Trade & Economic Development, 2004, 13, (1), 57-87 Downloads View citations (42)
  2. Relative prices and wage inequality: evidence from Mexico
    Journal of International Economics, 2004, 64, (2), 387-409 Downloads View citations (129)

2003

  1. Exchange rates and relative wages: evidence from Mexico
    The North American Journal of Economics and Finance, 2003, 14, (1), 25-48 Downloads View citations (17)

2002

  1. Does Border Enforcement Protect U.S. Workers From Illegal Immigration?
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2002, 84, (1), 73-92 Downloads View citations (36)
    See also Working Paper (1999)
  2. Labor adjustment costs in a destination country: the case of Mexico
    Journal of Development Economics, 2002, 67, (1), 29-54 Downloads View citations (15)

2000

  1. Trade Liberalisation and Wage Inequality: Lessons from the Mexican Experience
    The World Economy, 2000, 23, (6), 827-849 Downloads View citations (44)
  2. Wage Shocks and North American Labor-Market Integration
    American Economic Review, 2000, 90, (4), 742-764 Downloads View citations (50)

Books

2019

  1. Exports to Jobs
    World Bank Publications, The World Bank Downloads

2017

  1. Better Neighbors
    World Bank Publications, The World Bank Downloads View citations (3)

2016

  1. Stitches to Riches?
    World Bank Publications, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)

2012

  1. Sewing Success? Employment, Wages, and Poverty following the End of the Multi-Fibre Arrangement
    World Bank Publications, The World Bank Downloads View citations (22)

2011

  1. China's and India's Challenge to Latin America: Opportunity or Threat?
    IDB Publications (Books), Inter-American Development Bank Downloads View citations (4)

2009

  1. Globalization, Wages, and the Quality of Jobs: Five Country Studies
    World Bank Publications, The World Bank Downloads View citations (14)

Chapters

2011

  1. Teaching International Trade by Bridging the Gap between Theory and Practice
    Chapter 56 in International Handbook on Teaching and Learning Economics, 2011 Downloads

2010

  1. China and the Manufacturing Exports of Other Developing Countries
    A chapter in China's Growing Role in World Trade, 2010, pp 137-159 Downloads View citations (17)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  2. Comment on "Please Pass the Catch-Up: The Relative Performance of Chinese and Foreign Firms in Chinese Exports"
    A chapter in China's Growing Role in World Trade, 2010, pp 509-512 Downloads
 
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