spatial dependence

Publication date: 5 Nov 2015 | Publication type: Journal article/book/chapter | Theme: Trade, Investment & Productivity | External authors: Dolton, P, Stops, M | JEL classification: J21, J38, R19 | Journal: Labour Economics Vol. 37 Issue December 2015 | Pages: 54-76 | Publisher: Elsevier, Oxford
This paper assesses the impact of the National Minimum Wage (NMW) on employment in the UK over the 1999–2010 period explicitly modelling the effect of the 2008–2010 recession. Identification of invoking a NMW is possible by reference to a pre-period (prior to 1999) without a NMW. Separate...