Wage Differential in Brazil: A Survey
IPEA Working Paper No. 898
26 Pages Posted: 13 May 2003
A distinguish aspect of Brazilian labor market is the enormous wage differentials. In this paper we present a survey about wage differentials determination in Brazil covering articles that deals with wage equation estimations. We report results for roughly 50 articles which covers the relation between wages and the following determinants: Education, tenure, race, gender, activity sector, occupation status (formal versus informal), ownership type of the establishment, region and union membership.
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Keywords: Wage differentials
JEL Classification: J31, D31
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