Eugenics of inequality: UK and US fatherhood premia across the earnings distribution, 1974-2010

Fathers in many countries enjoy a wage premium as compared with childless men, but parenthood does not benefit all men equally. Income inequality among men has increased markedly since the 1970s, suggesting that differences among fathers have grown over time. Five waves of LIS data and regressions o...

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Volume: 603
Main Author: Cooke, Lynn Prince
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: Luxembourg Luxembourg Income Study (LIS) 2014
published in: LIS Working Paper Series Vol. 603
Data of publication: 2014
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: EconStor
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