Interpreting wage gaps of disabled men: The roles of productivity and discrimination

Research, Preprint English OPEN
Longhi, Simonetta; Nicoletti, Cheti; Platt, Lucinda;
(2010)
  • Publisher: Colchester: University of Essex, Institute for Social and Economic Research (ISER)
  • Subject: Oaxaca decomposition | C21 | disability | Arbeitsmarktdiskriminierung | Großbritannien | J31 | J14 | J7 | wage gap | Sozialpolitik | discrimination | Arbeitnehmerschutz | Behinderte Arbeitskräfte | Lohndifferenzierung
    • ddc: ddc:330
    mesheuropmc: food and beverages | fungi | health care economics and organizations

Using the UK Labour Force Survey, we study wage gaps for disabled men after the introduction of the Disability Discrimination Act. We estimate wage gaps at the mean and at different quantiles of the wage distribution, and decompose them into the part explained by differ... View more
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