Assessing the Distributive Impact of More than Doubling the Minimum Wage: The Case of Uruguay

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Fernando Borraz; Nicolás Gonzalez Pampillón;
(2011)
  • Subject: minimum wage, wage inequality, IV, semiparametric estimation
    • jel: jel:J20 | jel:J31 | jel:J38

This paper analyzes the role of the sharply increases in the minimum wage after 2004 in Uruguay in the slight decrease on wage inequality. We Önd no impact of the miminum wage increases on wage inequality. This results can be explained by the low starting level of the m... View more
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