May 2012
Author(s): Monge-González, Ricardo; Rodríguez-Álvarez, Juan Antonio; Hewitt, John; Ruiz, Keynor; Orozco, Jeffrey
This study assesses the direct impact of Internet diffusion on total labor demand, the demand for skilled labor, and the demand for female labor. Using data from a sample of manufacturing firms in…
Oct 2011
Author(s): Monge-González, Ricardo; Rodríguez-Álvarez, Juan Antonio; Hewitt, John; Orozco, Jeffrey; Ruiz, Keynor
This paper studies the degree to which innovation by Costa Rican manufacturing firms creates or displaces employment, how different innovation strategies affect employment, and how these effects vary…