Do minimum wages improve self-rated health?

evidence from a natural experiment

In this paper we analyze whether the introduction of the general minimum wage in Germany in 2015 had an effect on workers' self-rated health. To study this question, we use survey-data linked to administrative employment records and apply difference-in-difference regressions combined with prope...

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Main Author: Hafner, Lucas
Format: Publication
Language: English
Place of publication: Nürnberg Institute for Employment Research of the Federal Employment Agency 2019
Data of publication: 2019
Series: IAB-discussion paper
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: ECONIS
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