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Low paid employment in Britain: estimating state-dependence and stepping stone effects

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Publication date

Apr 2018

Summary

Using 18 waves of the British Household Panel Study, this paper examines state-dependence and stepping stone effects of low pay. The results show that both state-dependence and stepping stone effects of low pay are present. However, there is no evidence to support a low-pay no-pay cycle. The introduction of the national minimum wage does not appear to have affected state-dependence and stepping stone effects of low pay.

Published in

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics

Volume and page numbers

80 , 283 -326

DOI

http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/obes.12197

ISSN

16

Subjects

Labour Market, Welfare Benefits, and Wages And Earnings

Links

University of Essex, Albert Sloman Library Periodicals *restricted to University of Essex registered users* - http://serlib0.essex.ac.uk/record=b1584905~S5


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