Nominal Wage Rigidity in The Australian Labour Market: Evidence from household Data

This paper examines the pervasiveness of nominal rigidities in the Australian labour market. The findings show an absence of wage cuts, suggesting downward stickiness in base wages. However further analysis finds more flexibility in total pay, indicating that firms may use additional pay to circumve...

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Volume: 6
Main Author: Charlton, Andrew
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: The Centre for Labour Market Research (CLMR), Curtin Business School 2003
published in: Australian Journal of Labour Economics (AJLE) Vol. 6; no. 1; pp. 25 - 36
Data of publication: 2003
Series: Australian Journal of Labour Economics (AJLE)
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: RePEc IDEAS
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