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Educational attainment and the gender wage gap: evidence from the 1986 and 1991 Canadian censuses

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  • Christie, Pamela
  • Shannon, Michael
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Economics of Education Review.

    Volume (Year): 20 (2001)
    Issue (Month): 2 (April)
    Pages: 165-180

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    8. Cotton, Jeremiah, 1988. "On the Decomposition of Wage Differentials," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 70(2), pages 236-43, May.
    9. Paul W. Miller, 1987. "Gender Differences in Observed and Offered Wages in Canada, 1980," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 20(2), pages 225-44, May.
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