Do volatile firms pay volatile earnings? Evidence using linked worker-firm data
AbstractThe instability of labor earnings in the United States contributes to earnings inequality and may diminish household welfare. Despite the importance of earnings instability little is known about its correlates or causes. This paper seeks to better understand earnings instability by studying whether volatile firms pay volatile earnings.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by American Enterprise Institute in its series Working Papers with number 37300.
Date of creation: Mar 2013
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Labor economics; AEI Economic Policy Working Paper Series;
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- NEP-ALL-2013-08-31 (All new papers)
- NEP-BEC-2013-08-31 (Business Economics)
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