Employment and innovation: Firm level evidence from Argentina
Ramiro de Elejalde (),
David Giuliodori () and
Rodolfo Stucchi ()
ILADES-UAH Working Papers from Universidad Alberto Hurtado/School of Economics and Business
This paper provides evidence about the effect of innovation on employment in Argentina in the period 1998-2001. In particular we quantify the impact of process and product innovations on employment growth and the skill composition. Our result show that (i) Product innovations have a positive impact on employment growth biased towards skill labor (ii) Process innovations do not effect employment growth or composition. (iii) There are no heterogeneous effects in technology intensity and size. (iv) Most of the contraction in employment in this period was explained by non-innovations.
Keywords: process innovation; Product innovation; Employment Growth; Argentina (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: D2 J23 L1 O31 O33 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Pages: 37 pages
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