The Impact of the Crisis of the Rural Sector on the Urban and National Labour Market: A Vector Autoregressive Analysis
Francisco José Pérez Sr.
Departamento Administrativo Nacional de Estadística - DANE
November 4, 2008
Facultad de Ciencias Economícas (FCE) Economic Document No. EE-4
This essay assesses the impact of the crisis on employment and unemployment in the rural sector on the urban job market and nationally. The analysis disaggregate urban space between large cities and small cities, examines the structure, participation and development of the variables at work that characterize each of these territorial and economic areas, establishing their weight within the country's labor market. Relations found undergo an analysis of Vectors Autoregressive, tested empirically the hypothesis that the fluctuations of the occupation and unemployment affecting rural unemployment small headers and through these urban areas, and therefore the country.
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Number of Pages in PDF File: 42
Keywords: laboral occupation, unemployment, Vectors Autoregressive
JEL Classification: C32, J21, J42, J61, J64
Date posted: November 8, 2008