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Dealing with monopsony power: Employment subsidies vs. minimum wages

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  • Strobl, Eric
  • Walsh, Frank

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Economics Letters.

Volume (Year): 94 (2007)
Issue (Month): 1 (January)
Pages: 83-89

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Handle: RePEc:eee:ecolet:v:94:y:2007:i:1:p:83-89

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  1. Eric Strobl & Frank Walsh, 2010. "The Minimum Wage and Hours per Worker," Working Papers 201028, School Of Economics, University College Dublin.
  2. Eric Strobl & Frank Walsh, 2007. "The Ambiguous Effect of Minimum Wages on Workers and Total Hours," Working Papers 200714, School Of Economics, University College Dublin.
  3. Strobl, Eric & Walsh, Frank, 2011. "The ambiguous effect of minimum wages on hours," Labour Economics, Elsevier, vol. 18(2), pages 218-228, April.

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