One more wage curve

The case of Belgium

Stefan Janssens, Jozef Konings

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Abstract

This paper estimates a wage curve for Belgium. We find an unemployment elasticity of pay close to -0.1 for males, but none for females. This may indicate that the female workforce, unlike the male, faces a more competitive labour market.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)223-227
Number of pages5
JournalEconomics Letters
Volume60
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Aug 1 1998
Externally publishedYes

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Belgium
Wage curve
Workforce
Unemployment
Elasticity
Labour market

Keywords

  • J31
  • J60
  • Unemployment
  • Wages

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Economics and Econometrics
  • Finance

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Janssens, S., & Konings, J. (1998). One more wage curve: The case of Belgium. Economics Letters, 60(2), 223-227.

One more wage curve : The case of Belgium. / Janssens, Stefan; Konings, Jozef.

In: Economics Letters, Vol. 60, No. 2, 01.08.1998, p. 223-227.

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Janssens, S & Konings, J 1998, 'One more wage curve: The case of Belgium', Economics Letters, vol. 60, no. 2, pp. 223-227.
Janssens S, Konings J. One more wage curve: The case of Belgium. Economics Letters. 1998 Aug 1;60(2):223-227.
Janssens, Stefan ; Konings, Jozef. / One more wage curve : The case of Belgium. In: Economics Letters. 1998 ; Vol. 60, No. 2. pp. 223-227.
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