The Dynamics of Gender Earnings Differentials: Evidence from Establishment Data
Pekkala Kerr, Sari
- Publisher: Bonn: Institute of Labor Economics (IZA)
J16 | J31 | gender pay gap | establishment wage differentials | earnings growth
We use a unique match between the 2000 Decennial Census of the United States and the Longitudinal Employer Household Dynamics (LEHD) data to analyze how much of the increase in the gender earnings gap over the lifecycle comes from shifts in the sorting of men and women ...