Do you get what you ask? The gender gap in desired and realised wages

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Meriküll, Jaanika; Mõtsmees, Pille;
  • Publisher: Eesti Pank
  • Identifiers: doi: 10.23656/25045520/92014/0019
  • Subject: gender wage gap; reservation wage; family, marriage and work; labour market mobility
    • jel: jel:J31 | jel:D13 | jel:J13 | jel:J16

This paper will study the gender wage gap in desired wages, realised wages and reservation wages. The notion of desired wages shows workers� first bet to potential employers during the job-search process. Two datasets are employed, the electronic job-search portal dat... View more
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