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Asymmetries in union relative wage effects in Ghanaian manufacturing : an analysis applying quantile regressions

Author: Niels-Hugo Blunch; Dorte Verner; World Bank. Africa Technical Families. Human Development 3.; World Bank. Latin America and the Caribbean Regional Office. Economic Policy Sector Unit.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : World Bank, Africa Technical Families, Human Development 3 : World Bank, Latin America and the Caribbean Region, Economic Policy Sector Unit, 2001.
Series: Policy research working papers, 2570.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : International government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Evidence from Ghanaian manufacturing confirms that unions have an asymmetrical effect on wages: they benefit mainly the lower end of the wage distribution. The evidence also confirms the presence of structural differences between union and non-union segments: workers in the union sector of manufacturing earn more than workers in the non-union sector.
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Genre/Form: Econometric models
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Blunch, Niels-Hugo.
Asymmetries in union relative wage effects in Ghanaian manufacturing.
Washington, D.C. : World Bank, Africa Technical Families, Human Development 3 : World Bank, Latin America and the Caribbean Region, Economic Policy Sector Unit, 2001
(OCoLC)46790015
Material Type: Document, Government publication, International government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Niels-Hugo Blunch; Dorte Verner; World Bank. Africa Technical Families. Human Development 3.; World Bank. Latin America and the Caribbean Regional Office. Economic Policy Sector Unit.
OCLC Number: 647057921
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (35 pages).
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Series Title: Policy research working papers, 2570.
Other Titles: Analysis applying quantile regressions
Responsibility: Niels-Hugo Blunch, Dorte Verner.

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Evidence from Ghanaian manufacturing confirms that unions have an asymmetrical effect on wages: they benefit mainly the lower end of the wage distribution. The evidence also confirms the presence of structural differences between union and non-union segments: workers in the union sector of manufacturing earn more than workers in the non-union sector.

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