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The Effect of Restructuring on Labor Reallocation and Productivity Growth: An Estimation for Korea
(Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2017-09-15)
Productivity is considered one of the most important factors for economic growth. Total productivity grows through technological progress or reallocation of resources. This paper analyses their contribution to economic growth for total economy and by ...
Labor Market Flexibility and FDI: Evidence from OECD Countries
(Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2016-07-29)
This paper studies the impact of the labor market regulations on the FDI and employment and production of foreign firms for OECD countries. The empirical results reveal that strict labor market discourages initial entry of foreign firms as well as the ...
Exchange Rates and Firm Exports: The Role of Foreign Ownership and Subsidiaries
(Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2018-10-10)
This paper examines the role of global production linkages on exchange rate elasticities by using Korean firm-level data. At firm-level, foreign-owned firms or firms with foreign subsidiaries participated in the Global Value Chains (GVC) play an important ...
The Effect of Export Insurance and Guarantees on Export Performance: An Empirical Analysis for Korea
(Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2019-08-20)
This paper examines the question of whether trade insurance contributes to an increase in export and also investigates the channel through which the effect of trade insurance on export is working. We use Korean export data in which destination countries ...