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Can a minimum wage increase have an adverse impact on inequality? Evidence from two Latin American economies

  • Diego Angel-Urdinola

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Article provided by Springer in its journal The Journal of Economic Inequality.

Volume (Year): 6 (2008)
Issue (Month): 1 (March)
Pages: 57-71

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  1. John T. Addison & McKinley L. Blackburn, 1999. "Minimum wages and poverty," Industrial and Labor Relations Review, ILR Review, Cornell University, ILR School, vol. 52(3), pages 393-409, April.
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