Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10419/68943
Authors: 
Meckl, Jürgen
Zink, Stefan
Year of Publication: 
2000
Series/Report no.: 
Diskussionsbeiträge: Serie 1, Fachbereich Wirtschaftswissenschaften, Universität Konstanz 307
Abstract: 
According to empirical studies, the relation between the relative wage of skilled workers and their relative supply is U-shaped. This finding is explained by the effect of technological change on the incentives for humancapital investments made by heterogeneous individuals.
Subjects: 
Wage inequality
human-capital investment
JEL: 
I21
J31
Document Type: 
Working Paper

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