Two tales of contraction: gender wage gap in Georgia before and after the 2008 crisis

This paper examines the contraction in the gender wage gap in Georgia between 2004 and 2011. Behind the continuous decline at the mean lies a change in the shape of the gender wage gap across the wage distribution before and after the 2008 crisis. Before the crisis, the growth in state sector wages...

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Volume: 5
Main Author: Khitarishvili, Tamar
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Heidelberg Springer 2016
published in: IZA Journal of Labor & Development Vol. 5; no. 14; pp. 1 - 28
Data of publication: 2016
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: EconStor
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