Minimum Wage as a Social Policy Instrument: Evidence from Germany

The minimum wage is often considered a social policy instrument that can help reduce both poverty and welfare receipt. The introduction of the statutory minimum wage in Germany in 2015 provides an interesting case study to analyse not only the potential but also the limitations of minimum wages as a...

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Volume: 50
Main Author: Bruckmeier, Kerstin
Bruttel, Oliver
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: NEW YORK CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS 01.04.2021
published in: Journal of social policy Vol. 50; no. 2; pp. 247 - 266
ORCID: 0000-0002-2939-5208
Data of publication: 2021-04-01
ISSN: 0047-2794
EISSN: 1469-7823
Discipline: Social Welfare & Social Work
Social Sciences (General)
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Web of Knowledge
Social Sciences Citation Index
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