A regional analysis of wage determination in Poland
|Title:||A regional analysis of wage determination in Poland||Authors:||Duffy, Fiona
Walsh, Patrick P.
|Permanent link:||http://hdl.handle.net/10197/978||Date:||Feb-2000||Abstract:||A simple model of wage setting and restructuring predicts that the average wage level in a regional labour market in Poland, among other factors, will be negatively related to the unemployment rate and positively related to the degree of regional restructuring. As in Blanchflower and Oswald (1994), the estimated unemployment elasticity of pay across regions is approximately - 0.1. Workers in low unemployment regions earn more pay indicating the presence of profit sharing. Workers in more restructured regions are shown to receive higher premiums in pay indicating compensation for exposure to risk during restructuring.||Funding Details:||Marie Curie Research Training Grant ERB4001GT965163||Type of material:||Working Paper||Publisher:||LICOS Centre for Transition Economics||Series/Report no.:||LICOS Discussion Paper; 87/2000||Copyright (published version):||2000, LICOS Centre for Transition Economics||Keywords:||Wage determination; Unemployment; Restructuring; Polish Regions||Subject LCSH:||Labor market--Poland
Labor market--Regional disparities
|Other versions:||http://www.econ.kuleuven.ac.be/licos/DP/DP2000/LICOSDP87.pdf||Language:||en||Status of Item:||Not peer reviewed|
|Appears in Collections:||Politics and International Relations Research Collection|
Geary Institute Research Collection
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