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Employment Determination in British Industry: Investigations Using Micro-Data.

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This paper derives and then estimates a model of employment where unions and firms bargain over wages and possibly employment, and efficiency wage considerations may be important. It illustrates the difficulties involved in interpreting many existing attempts to discriminate between alternative models. The results (based on over 200 UK firms) suggest that employment is negatively related to the firm's own wage, and some results point to a positive relationship with the alternative wage, such ...

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Stephen John Nickell More by this author
Sushil B Wadhwani More by this author
Volume:
320
Publication date:
1989
URN:
uuid:ea6ac79d-5ebb-479b-b5d7-d64f9d321df2
Local pid:
oai:economics.ouls.ox.ac.uk:11750
Language:
English

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