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The nature of minimum wages and their effectiveness as a wage floor in Costa Rica, 1976-1991

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  • Gindling, T. H.
  • Terrell, Katherine

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal World Development.

Volume (Year): 23 (1995)
Issue (Month): 8 (August)
Pages: 1439-1458

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Handle: RePEc:eee:wdevel:v:23:y:1995:i:8:p:1439-1458

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  1. Basu, Arnab K. & Chau, Nancy & Siddique, Zahra, 2011. "Tax Evasion, Minimum Wage Non-Compliance and Informality," IZA Discussion Papers 6228, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  2. Soundararajan, Vidhya, 2014. "Minimum Wage Effects at Different Enforcement Levels: Evidence from Employment Surveys in India," Working Papers, Cornell University, Department of Applied Economics and Management 180133, Cornell University, Department of Applied Economics and Management.
  3. Richard B. Freeman, 2009. "Labor Regulations, Unions, and Social Protection in Developing Countries: Market distortions or Efficient Institutions?," NBER Working Papers 14789, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  4. Freeman, Richard B., 2010. "Labor Regulations, Unions, and Social Protection in Developing Countries," Handbook of Development Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier.
  5. Margherita Comola & Luiz de Mello, 2009. "How Does Decentralised Minimum-Wage Setting Affect Unemployment and Informality?: The Case of Indonesia," OECD Economics Department Working Papers 710, OECD Publishing.
  6. Martin Rama, 2002. "Mondialisation, inégalités et politiques de l'emploi," Revue d’économie du développement, De Boeck Université, vol. 16(1), pages 43-83.
  7. Grimshaw, Damian & Miozzo, Marcela, 2003. "Minimum wages and pay equity in Latin America : identifying the employment and pay equity effects," ILO Working Papers, International Labour Organization 361718, International Labour Organization.
  8. World Bank, 2007. "Costa Rica Poverty Assessment : Recapturing Momentum for Poverty Reduction," World Bank Other Operational Studies 7678, The World Bank.
  9. Gindling, T. H. & Mossaad, Nadwa & Trejos, Juan Diego, 2014. "The Consequences of Increased Enforcement of Legal Minimum Wages in a Developing Country: An Evaluation of the Impact of the Campaña Nacional de Salarios Mínimos in Costa Rica," IZA Discussion Papers 8253, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).

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