Skip to main content
Keyword: median voter;
2 results found.
Return to Latest Publications
Median voter theory applied to trade policy predicts positive tariffs in capital-abundant countries and negative tariffs in labor-abundant countries. Negative tariffs are rare, and this paper reconciles the median voter ...Read more...
15 July 2014
There is evidence of a negative cross-country correlation between gender wage and employment gaps. We argue that non-random selection of women into work explains an important part of such correlation and thus of the obse...Read more...
Claudia Olivetti and Barbara Petrongolo