Occupational Segregation: Rejoinder to Polachek
AbstractThis article examines worker sorting across occupations in response to the risk of death on the job. We use family structure as a proxy for willingness to trade safety for wages to test the proposition that workers with strong aversion to this risk sort ...
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Volume (Year): 20 (1985)
Issue (Month): 3 ()
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- Thomas DeLeire & Helen Levy, 2001.
"Gender, Occupation Choice and the Risk of Death at Work,"
Working Papers, Harris School of Public Policy Studies, University of Chicago
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- Thomas DeLeire & Helen Levy, 2001. "Gender, Occupation Choice and the Risk of Death at Work," NBER Working Papers 8574, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
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