Commuting costs and their impact on wage rates

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Laird, James;
(2006)
  • Publisher: Institute of Transport Studies, University of Leeds
  • Subject:
    mesheuropmc: health care economics and organizations

Using data from households across Scotland this research found strong evidence that wage compensation for commuting does occur, though this is only partial. The evidence also appears to suggest that compensation for commuting costs occurs entirely through the wage rate.... View more
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