Estimating Gender Differences in Access to Jobs

This paper proposes a new measure of gender differences in access to jobs based on a job assignment model. This measure is the probability ratio of getting a job for a female and a male at each rank of the wage ladder. We derive a nonparametric estimator of this access measure and estimate it for Fr...

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Volume: 33
Main Author: Gobillon, Laurent
Meurs, Dominique
Roux, Sébastien
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: University of Chicago Press 01.04.2015
published in: Journal of labor economics Vol. 33; no. 2
Data of publication: 2015-04
ISSN: 0734-306X
1537-5307
EISSN: 1537-5307
Discipline: Economics
Subjects:
Job
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Hyper Article en Ligne (HAL)
HAL-SHS: Archive ouverte en Sciences de l'Homme et de la Société
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