Who can work from home? Evidence from Mexico

  • Luis Monroy-Gómez-Franco Graduate Center of the City University of New York
JEL Classification: J22, J46, O15, O17

Abstract

Using the data from the National Survey on Occupation and Employment (Encuesta Nacional de Ocupaci´on y Empleo, ENOE) and following the methodology proposed by Dingel and Neiman (2020), I identify that only 20% of those employed are in occupations that can be performed remotely from the workplace. I also identify that these occupations are located at the right tail of the income distribution per hour worked. In regional terms, these occupations are situated in the Center and North parts of the country, which are the regions with higher incomes.

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Published
14-01-2021
How to Cite
Monroy-Gómez-FrancoL. (2021). Who can work from home? Evidence from Mexico. Estudios Económicos, 36(1), 89-113. https://doi.org/10.24201/ee.v36i1.413
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