publication . Article . 2016

Gender Pay Gap in Poland

Oczki, Jarosław;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Jun 2016
  • Publisher: University of Lodz
Abstract
The aim of the article is to investigate the actual and explained gender pay gaps in Poland in comparison with selected highly developed countries, and to discuss the factors determining wage disparities between men and women. Data from Eurostat EU-SILC and the International Labour Organization were used. The article concludes that the gender pay gap in Poland is relatively small and decreasing, and that estimates of the explained gender pay gap published by the International Labour Organization do not consider the influence of some important variables shaping wages. Celem artykułu jest analiza porównawcza rzeczywistej i skorygowanej luki...
Subjects
free text keywords: gender pay gap, income data, inequality in the labour market, luka dochodowa ze względu na płeć, dane o dochodach, nierówności na rynku pracy
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