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Is Earnings Inequality Also Rising in Other Industrialized Countries? -- the Role of Institutional Constraints

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  • Peter Gottschalk

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  • Mary Joyce

    (U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics)

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  • Peter Gottschalk & Mary Joyce, 1995. "Is Earnings Inequality Also Rising in Other Industrialized Countries? -- the Role of Institutional Constraints," Boston College Working Papers in Economics 306., Boston College Department of Economics.
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    1. Edwin Leuven & Hessel Oosterbeek & Hans van Ophem, 1997. "International Comparisons of Male Wage Inequality: Are the Findings Robust?," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 97-059/3, Tinbergen Institute.

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    Keywords

    Earnings Distribution; Cross-national Comparisons;

    JEL classification:

    • D31 - Microeconomics - - Distribution - - - Personal Income and Wealth Distribution

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