Number of Economies
Gender, Health, Trade
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Quy-Toan Do (firstname.lastname@example.org)
1960 - 2005
Comparative Advantage, International Trade, and Fertility
The paper associated with this dataset analyzes theoretically and empirically the impact of comparative advantage in international trade on fertility. It builds a model in which industries differ in the extent to which they use female relative to male labor and countries are characterized by Ricardian comparative advantage in either female labor or male labor intensive goods.