The third essay examines the effect of the minimum wage on teenage employment. Unlike previous studies of the minimum wage which have focused on its effect on overall employment, including uncovered jobs paying less than the minimum wage this study examines the loss of covered jobs paying the minimum wage or higher. Concurrently systematic error in the dependent variable is addressed. The minimum wage elasticity of labor supply for covered employment is significantly more elastic than that for total employment even after correcting for systematic error. The effect of the minimum wage on covered employment is at a minimum three times as large as the effect on total employment.their civilian counterparts.20 Inclusion of these RNs in the sample should lead to lower differentials between blacks ... Lieutenant Colonel Catherine Grumbeck of the U.S. Army Nurse Corps a prior RN and current nurse practitioner with theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Bilingualism, Wage Differentials and the Minimum Wage---Three Essays in the Economics of Labor and Health|
|Publisher||:||ProQuest - 2008|