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The estimation of union wage differentials and the impact of methodological choices


  • Andrews, Martyn J.
  • Stewart, Mark B.
  • Swaffield, Joanna K.
  • Upward, Richard


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  • Andrews, Martyn J. & Stewart, Mark B. & Swaffield, Joanna K. & Upward, Richard, 1998. "The estimation of union wage differentials and the impact of methodological choices," Labour Economics, Elsevier, vol. 5(4), pages 449-474, December.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:labeco:v:5:y:1998:i:4:p:449-474

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    1. Andrews, Martyn J & Bell, David N F & Upward, Richard, 1998. "Union Coverage Differentials. Some Estimates for Britain Using the New Earnings Survey Panel Dataset," Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Department of Economics, University of Oxford, vol. 60(1), pages 47-77, February.
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