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Parsing the myth and reality of employment creation through resource investments

Toledano, Perrine; Östensson, Olle; Cordes, Kaitlin Y.

Employment creation is often claimed as an important benefit of investment in mining and large-scale agriculture. A closer look at employment tied to these investments provides greater clarity on the challenges of estimating employment effects and optimizing employment outcomes through targeted policies.


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Academic Units
Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment
Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment
Columbia FDI Perspectives, 213
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March 19, 2018