Wage Differentials

An International Comparison

  • Toshiaki¬†Tachibanaki

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages iii-x
  2. Yuji Genda, Seung-Yeol Yee
    Pages 72-107
  3. Fumio Ohtake
    Pages 108-144
  4. Terukazu Suruga
    Pages 173-209
  5. Toshiaki Tachibanaki
    Pages 210-238
  6. Yasunobu Tomita
    Pages 239-270
  7. Toshiaki Tachibanaki, Masayuki Morikawa, Taro Nishimura
    Pages 328-367
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 369-378

About this book

Introduction

Wages are a vital economic variable in their influence on employment and unemployment and as the main source of personal income, affecting both living standards and labour incentives. Wage determination is studied here in an international perspective, using a common theoretical framework and statistical method through the individual country chapters to reveal similarities and differences between Japan, South Korea, the United States, Canada, Australia, the United Kingdom, Germany and France.

Keywords

employment labor market unemployment

Editors and affiliations

  • Toshiaki¬†Tachibanaki
    • 1
  1. 1.Kyoto Institute of Economic ResearchKyoto UniversityJapan

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-26281-6
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1998
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Economics & Finance Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-26283-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-26281-6
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