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dc.contributor.authorLemos, Saraen_US
dc.coverage.temporal1982-2002en_US
dc.date.accessioned2009-01-28T16:13:36Z-
dc.date.available2009-01-28T16:13:36Z-
dc.date.issued2004en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10419/20370-
dc.description.abstractThis paper puts together evidence for the wages, employment and price effects of the minimum wage. This overall picture will help to understand the small employment effects prevalent in the literature in the light of price effects. The data used is an under-explored monthly Brazilian household survey from 1982 to 2000, similar to the US CPS. As the international literature on the minimum wage is scanty on non-US empirical evidence, in particular on developing countries, this paper will also help to extend the current understanding on the effects of the minimum wage in developing countries. This is crucial if the minimum wage is to be used as a policy to help poor people in poor countries.en_US
dc.language.isoengen_US
dc.publisheren_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesIZA Discussion paper series 1135en_US
dc.subject.jelJ38en_US
dc.subject.ddc330en_US
dc.subject.keywordminimum wageen_US
dc.subject.keywordwage effecten_US
dc.subject.keywordemployment effecten_US
dc.subject.keywordprice effecten_US
dc.subject.keywordcost shocken_US
dc.subject.keywordpass-throughen_US
dc.subject.keywordBrazilen_US
dc.subject.stwMindestlohnen_US
dc.subject.stwLohnniveauen_US
dc.subject.stwPreisniveauen_US
dc.subject.stwBeschäftigungseffekten_US
dc.subject.stwSchätzungen_US
dc.subject.stwBrasilienen_US
dc.titleThe Effects of the Minimum Wage on Wages, Employment and Pricesen_US
dc.typeWorking Paperen_US
dc.identifier.ppn386738017en_US
dc.rightshttp://www.econstor.eu/dspace/Nutzungsbedingungen-
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