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Journal Article

Unemployment, Retirement, Female Labour Market Participation and Income Inequality: a decomposition analysis for Germany

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Publication date

01 Oct 2001

Abstract

The results of the paper suggest that especially unemployment contributed to the recent increase in income inequality in East Germany, while the income distribution in West Germany remained remarkably stable over the period under consideration.

Published in

Journal of Applied Social Science Studies

Volume and page numbers

121 , 59 -82

ISSN

16

Links

http://www.diw.de/english/produkte/publikationen/schmoller/

Notes

Correct journal title: Schmollers Jahrbuch. Not held.

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