Globalisation and Labour Market Adjustment

  • David Greenaway
  • Richard Upward
  • Peter Wright

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. David Greenaway, Richard Upward, Peter Wright
    Pages 1-5
  3. Carl Davidson, Steven J. Matusz
    Pages 6-30
  4. Paulo Bastos, Joana Silva
    Pages 31-53
  5. Udo Kreickemeier
    Pages 73-96
  6. Rod Falvey, David Greenaway, Joana Silva
    Pages 97-114
  7. Richard Upward, Peter Wright
    Pages 115-132
  8. Ingo Geishecker, Holger Görg, Sara Maioli
    Pages 152-173
  9. Alexander Hijzen, Douglas Nelson
    Pages 174-206
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 207-215

About this book


Although economists have long pointed to the aggregate gains from increased economic integration, the popular perception of globalization is much more pessimistic. Workers feel less secure in their jobs and fear wage losses and unemployment. This book explores these issues, and asks whether the concerns are warranted.


economic integration employment globalization international trade labor market migration mobility unemployment

Editors and affiliations

  • David Greenaway
    • 1
  • Richard Upward
    • 1
  • Peter Wright
    • 1
  1. 1.Leverhulme Centre for Research on Globalisation and Economic PolicyUniversity of NottinghamUK

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