Minimum wage, on-the-job search and employment: On the sectoral and aggregate equilibrium effect of the mandatory minimum wage

We study the impact of a minimum wage in a segmented labor market in which workers are at different stages of their careers. At the end of a learning-by-doing period, workers paid the minimum wage quit “bad jobs” for better-paying “good jobs”, following an on-the-job search process with endogenous s...

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Volume: 29
Main Author: Gavrel, Frédéric
Lebon, Isabelle
Rebière, Thérèse
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: AMSTERDAM Elsevier B.V 01.05.2012
published in: Economic modelling Vol. 29; no. 3; pp. 691 - 699
Data of publication: May 2012
ISSN: 0264-9993
EISSN: 1873-6122
Discipline: Economics
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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