Minimum Wages and Youth: The Case of South Africa

This article applies the econometric methods of the new minimum wage literature to assess the impact of minimum wages on employment, wages and non-wage benefits for youth in South Africa. We find a statistically significant but small decline in youth employment in Agriculture. In addition, a small b...

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Volume: 25
Main Author: Yu, Derek
Kanbur, Ravi
Cassim, Aalia
Bhorat, Haroon
Stanwix, Benjamin
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: United Kingdom Oxford University Press 01.03.2016
published in: Journal of African economies Vol. 25; no. suppl 1; p. I61
Data of publication: March 2016
ISSN: 0963-8024
1464-3723
EISSN: 1464-3723
Discipline: Economics
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