Commuting, Wages and Bargaining Power

A search model of the labor market is augmented to include commuting time to work. The theory posits that wages are positively related to commute distance, by a factor itself depending negatively on the bargaining power of workers. Since not all combinations of distance and wages are accepted, there...

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Main Author: Wasmer, Peter Rupert, Elena Stancanelli, Etienne
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: 2009
Related: THEMA (THéorie Economique, Modélisation et Applications), Université de Cergy-Pontoise
Data of publication: 2009
Series: THEMA Working Papers
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: RePEc IDEAS
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