wage dynamics

Publication date: 29 Mar 2010 | Publication type: NIESR Discussion Paper | Theme: Trade, Investment & Productivity, Employment & Social policy | Authors: Dorsett, R, Weale, M | JEL classification: C33, C35, I20, J24, J31, J63 | NIESR discussion paper number: 352
This paper examines the effect of lifelong learning on men's employment and wages. Using data from the British Household Panel Survey, a variant of the mover-stayer model is developed in which hourly wages are either taken from a stationary distribution (movers) or are closely related to the...