The minimum wage from a two-sided perspective

This paper sheds new light on the effects of the minimum wage on employment from a two-sided theoretical perspective, in which firms’ job offer and workers’ job acceptance decisions are disentangled. Minimum wages reduce job offer incentives and increase job acceptance incentives. We show that suffi...

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Volume: 124
Main Author: Brown, Alessio J.G
Merkl, Christian
Snower, Dennis J
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: LAUSANNE Elsevier B.V 01.09.2014
ELSEVIER SCIENCE SA
published in: Economics letters Vol. 124; no. 3; pp. 389 - 391
ORCID: 0000-0001-5882-5281
Data of publication: September 2014
ISSN: 0165-1765
1873-7374
EISSN: 1873-7374
Discipline: Economics
Subjects:
J2
J3
J6
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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