Higher education, employers’ monopsony power and the labour share in OECD countries

This paper examines the impact of higher education on the labour share. It is based on the following idea: as education offers adaptability skills, it should reduce employers’ monopsony power and, therefore, increase the labour share. This idea is developed in a two-sector model with search unemploy...

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Main Author: Daudey, Emilie
Decreuse, Bruno
Format: Publication
Language: English
Place of publication: 01.07.2006
Data of publication: 2006-07-01
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: OpenAIRE
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