Wage Inequality in Ireland’s “Celtic Tiger” Boom

Ireland offers a valuable case study of the evolution of wage inequality in a period of exceptional growth in output, employment and incomes from 1994 to 2007. We find that dispersion in hourly wages across all employees fell sharply to 2000, before increasing though much less sharply to 2007. Retur...

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Volume: 43
Main Author: Voitchovsky, Sarah
Nolan, Brian Thomas
Maitre, Bertrand
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Economic and Social Studies 2012
published in: The Economic and Social Review Vol. 43; no. 1
Data of publication: 2012
Series: The Economic and Social Review
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: RePEc IDEAS
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