Paul Spencer Johst, 1941

Real wages in Brazil during the early 20th century

This research is part of the project “Poles apart: a long-term perspective on inequality, industrialisation and labour market institutions in Brazil and Sweden”, organized by Svante Prado and Renato Colistete.

Paper: The North-South divide: real wages in Brazil during the early 20th century

Book chapter, with Jakob Molinder (Lund University) and Svante Prado (University of Gothenburg) Wage differentials in Brazil and Sweden during the first half of the twentieth century.
To be presented at the World Economic History Conference (WEHC), Boston 2018, Session “Contrasting Development Paths in Latin America and Scandinavia: What Can We Learn?”

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