Decreasing wage mobility in Germany

Using data from the German Socio Economic Panel (SOEP) for the years 1984 to 2007, this paper analyses the amount, the development and the explanations of wage mobility, as well as volatility in West Germany, measured by ranks in the wage distribution. Individual wage mobility decreased between 1984...

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Volume: 9-044
Main Author: Gernandt, Johannes
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: Mannheim Zentrum für Europäische Wirtschaftsforschung (ZEW) 2009
published in: ZEW Discussion Papers Vol. 9-044
Data of publication: 2009
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Database: EconStor
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