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Publication date: 10 Feb 2012 | Publication type: NIESR Discussion Paper | Theme: Trade, Investment & Productivity, Employment & Social policy, Exiting the EU & Britain after Brexit | Authors: Bryson, A | External authors: Simmons, R. and Rossi, G. | JEL classification: J24; J31; J61; J71; M52 | NIESR discussion paper number: 388
In efficient global labour markets for very high wage workers one might expect wage differentials between migrant and domestic workers to reflect differences in labour productivity. However, using panel data on worker-firm matches in a single industry over a seven year period we find a substantial...