Employment, Inequality and the UK National Minimum Wage over the Medium-Term

This paper assesses the impact of the National Minimum Wage (NMW) on employment and inequality in the UK over the decade since its introduction in 1999. Identification is facilitated by using variation in the bite of the NMW across local labour markets and the different sized year on year up ratings...

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Main Author: Wadsworth, Jonathan
Rosazza-Bondibene, Chiara
Dolton, Peter John
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: 01.10.2010
Related: Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
Data of publication: 2010/10
Series: IZA Discussion Papers
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: RePEc
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