The size and sources of economic rents in a developing country manufacturing labour market
The size of rents to labour in a developing country urban labour market is documented in this paper. The data set used enables the relative importance of unions, firm size, profitability, ownership and firm age to be assessed. It is shown that all these factors affect earnings providing strong support for a rent sharing theory of wage determination in a developing country similar to much recent evidence for developed country labour markets.
|Date of creation:||1995|
|Publication status:||Published in Economic Journal, 106(437), July 1996, pp963-969|
|Contact details of provider:|| Postal: Manor Road, Oxford, OX1 3UQ|
Phone: +44-(0)1865 271084
Fax: +44-(0)1865 281447
Web page: http://www.csae.ox.ac.uk/
More information through EDIRC
When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:csa:wpaper:1995-06. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.
For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Richard Payne)
If references are entirely missing, you can add them using this form.