Labor Content of Exports Database

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The Labor Content of Exports (LACEX) database was developed by Calì et al. (2016) on the basis of a panel of global input-output tables and exports from the Global Trade Analysis Project (GTAP) and employment data from the ILO. The database measure the contribution of labor to a given country™s exports “ measured as employees™ compensation or wages (LACEX) or the number of jobs (JOCEX). It also uses gross output in place of exports to construct the labor and jobs content of domestic production. Three datasets are available: LACEX at the 24 sector level between 1995 and 2011, LACEX at the 57 sector level between 1997 and 2011, and JOCEX at the 11 sector level between 1997 and 2011. LACEX covers a maximum of 120 countries and JOCEX 88 countries.

Acronym: 
LACEX
Type: 
Time Series
Topics: 
Social Protection and Labor
Trade
Economy Coverage: 
Economy Coverage not specified
Languages Supported: 
English
Number of Economies: 
120
Geographical Coverage: 
World
Access Options:
Query Tool, Download

Update Frequency

Update Frequency: 
No fixed schedule
Release Date: 
March 2, 2016

Last Updated

Last Updated: 
July 22, 2016

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The Labor Content of Exports (LACEX) database was developed by Calì et al. (2016) on the basis of a panel of global input-output tables and exports from the Global Trade Analysis Project (GTAP) and employment data from the ILO. The database measure the contribution of labor to a given country™s exports “ measured as employees™ compensation or wages (LACEX) or the number of jobs (JOCEX). It also uses gross output in place of exports to construct the labor and jobs content of domestic production. Three datasets are available: LACEX at the 24 sector level between 1995 and 2011, LACEX at the 57 sector level between 1997 and 2011, and JOCEX at the 11 sector level between 1997 and 2011. LACEX covers a maximum of 120 countries and JOCEX 88 countries.

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2018-02-15
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90a34ea4-8a5c-11e6-ae22-56b6b64143
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Acronym: 
LACEX
Type: 
Languages Supported: 
Economy Coverage: 
Terms of Use: 
Number of Economies: 
120
Update Frequency: 
Is this dataset a subscription: 
No
Update Schedule: 
The update of the Export of Value Added Database will be based on the update of the GTAP database, and so does not have a fixed schedule.
Geographical Coverage: 
Data Classification of a Dataset: 
Source Type: 
GMT
Release Date: 
Wednesday, March 2, 2016
Last Updated Date: 
Friday, July 22, 2016
Granularity: 
Modified date: 
17003
Primary Dataset: 
Yes

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