Employment, inequality and the UK national minimum wage over the medium-term

This paper assesses the impact of the National Minimum Wage (NMW) on employment and inequality in the UK over the decade since its introduction in 1999. Identification is facilitated by using variation in the bite of the NMW across local labour markets and the different sized year on year up ratings...

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Volume: 5278
Main Author: Dolton, Peter
Rosazza-Bondibene, Chiara
Wadsworth, Jonathan
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: Bonn Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) 2010
published in: Discussion paper series // Forschungsinstitut zur Zukunft der Arbeit Vol. 5278
Data of publication: 2010
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: EconStor
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