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Unformatted text preview: – subsequently Rao/Singh coming to power after Rajiv Gandhi was assas-sinated Data We attach 3-digit identiFers to all industries licensed under the 1951 In-dustries Act and then use Handbook of Industrial Statistics and various notiFcations to create dummies which switch on when whole or part of 3-digit sector is de-licensed in 1980-1997 period We then merge this measure with annual three-digit industry-state-year panel data set for 1980-1997 – allows us to track changes in output, em-ployment, Fxed capital, number of factories and labor productivity across state-industries – roughly 85 industries × 16 states × 18 years gives us roughly 24000 observations to play with Code state level amendments to the 1947 Industrial Disputes Act as pro-worker; neutral; pro-employer; Development Economics, LSE Summer School 2007 155...
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This note was uploaded on 12/29/2011 for the course ECO 307 taught by Professor Dublin during the Spring '10 term at SUNY Stony Brook.
- Spring '10