21210132 - Alternative Theories of distribution employment and growth

The course will present different analytical perspectives along with empirical evidence on the determinants and mutual influences of output and employment growth, productivity and income distribution, in order to provide awareness of existing alternative theories and thus stimulate a critical approach to the subject.
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Fruizione: 21201711 OCCUPAZIONE, DISTRIBUZIONE E CRESCITA in Mercato del lavoro, relazioni industriali e sistemi di welfare LM-56 STIRATI ANTONELLA


The course will present alternative theories of primary income distribution and employment and draw their implications for
- the analysis of growth,
- the causes and effects of technical change
- the impact of labour market reforms and macroeconomic policies
- the interpretation of the changes in income distribution and their impact on employment and growth
During the course, data and results of empirical literature will lso be presented.

Core Documentation

Collected papers and notes: part I: Alternative approaches- Foundations and part II Growth models
The materials for the course are available at the Library

Type of evaluation

Essay questions plus presentation of one chose article among those suggested by the professor