The consequences of the minimum wage when other wages are bargained over

This paper examines the impact of a binding minimum wage in a situation where unions dominated by skilled workers set wages. It is shown that the relationship between the minimum wage, the bargained wage and employment of skilled and unskilled workers depends on the magnitude of the elasticity of su...

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Volume: 45
Main Author: Cahuc, P
Saint-Martin, A
Zylberberg, A
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Trade
Academic
Place of publication: AMSTERDAM Elsevier B.V 2001
ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV
Elsevier
Elsevier Science Publishers
published in: European economic review Vol. 45; no. 2; pp. 337 - 352
Data of publication: 2001
ISSN: 0014-2921
1873-572X
EISSN: 1873-572X
Discipline: Economics
Series: European Economic Review
Subjects:
J51
J31
J23
J38
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Web of Knowledge
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