Labour Policy and Determinants of Employment and Wages in a Developing Economy with Labour Shortage

Using data from a sample of 1,099 workers, this paper investigates the determinants of employment and wages for workers in the United Arab Emirates. The paper further examines the wage distribution and the decomposition of the wage gap between the public and the private sectors. Results of the study...

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Volume: 24
Main Author: Abdalla, Ibrahim Mohamed
Al‐Waqfi, Mohammed A
Harb, Nasri
Hijazi, Rafiq H
Zoubeidi, Taoufik
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: Oxford, UK Blackwell Publishing Ltd 01.06.2010
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published in: Labour (Rome, Italy) Vol. 24; no. 2; pp. 163 - 177
Data of publication: June 2010
ISSN: 1121-7081
1467-9914
EISSN: 1467-9914
Discipline: Economics
Bibliography: The authors would like to thank the Department of Economic Development in Dubai for financing this project.
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Database: Academic OneFile (A&I only)
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