It’s Where You Work: Increases in Earnings Dispersion Across Establishments and Individuals in the U.S.

Publication date: 5 Mar 2015 | Publication type: Conference and seminar output | Theme: Employment & Social policy | NIESR Author(s): Bryson, A | External Author(s): Barth, E., Davis, J. and Freeman, R. B.

Presentation to IFS/UCL/CEP Workshop on Wages and Low Pay. We show growth in earnings dispersion across establishments accounts for roughly two-thirds of the growth in wage dispersion across employees in the United States since the 1970s.

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