Beyond dualism: Multisegmented labor markets in Ghana

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Heintz, James; Slonimczyk, Fabian;
(2007)
  • Publisher: Amherst, MA: University of Massachusetts, Department of Economics
  • Subject: O17 | J30 | J21 | dualism | labor markets | segmentation | dualism, labor markets, employment, segmentation, Ghana. | employment | O55 | Ghana
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Using estimates of earnings functions in Ghana, this paper examines patterns of labor market segmentation with regard to formal and informal employment. Persistent earnings differentials are used as indicators of limited mobility across segments of the employed labor fo... View more
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