High-impact minimum wages and heterogeneous regions

We estimate the effects of the introduction of and subsequent increases in a substantial minimum wage in Germany's main construction industry on wage and employment growth rates. Using a regional dataset constructed from individual employment histories, we exploit the spatial dimension and bord...

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Volume: 59
Main Author: vom Berge, Philipp
Frings, Hanna
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: HEIDELBERG PHYSICA-VERLAG GMBH & CO 01.08.2020
published in: Empirical economics Vol. 59; no. 2; pp. 701 - 729
ORCID: 0000-0001-7362-8067
Data of publication: 2020-08-01
ISSN: 0377-7332
EISSN: 1435-8921
Discipline: Economics
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Web of Knowledge
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