Men x Women: Substitute or Complementary in Labor Market?

Paulo Roberto Amorim Loureiro, Adolfo Sachsida
2000 Social Science Research Network  
This paper uses the Allen-Uzawa partial factor of substitutability to classify men and women as substitutes or complementary in labor market. In addition, a regression was estimated to corroborate the initial results. The findings indicate that men and women are complementary in Brazilian formal labor market.
doi:10.2139/ssrn.234348 fatcat:asria5m4sjcahnpb32fzxxosoi