Minimum Wages in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Primer

The fraction of workers currently covered by minimum wages in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) is small, but as formality and urbanization increase, wage regulation will become increasingly relevant. In this analysis, we find that higher minimum wage values are associated with higher levels of GDP per capit...

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Volume: 32
Main Author: Bhorat, Haroon
Kanbur, Ravi
Stanwix, Benjamin
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: OXFORD World Bank 01.02.2017
Published by Oxford University Press on behalf of the World Bank
OXFORD UNIV PRESS
published in: The World Bank research observer Vol. 32; no. 1; pp. 21 - 74
Data of publication: 20170200
ISSN: 1564-6971
0257-3032
1564-6971
EISSN: 1564-6971
Discipline: Economics
Business
Bibliography: Sub-Saharan Africa
Africa
Subjects:
GDP
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Open Knowledge Repository
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