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ERIC Number: EJ256894
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Jan
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Skill Demands and Earnings in Female and Male Occupations.
England, Paula; And Others
Sociology and Social Research, v66 n2 p147-68 Jan 1982
Uses regression substitution procedure to show skill differences between male and female occupations explain virtually none of the earning gap between the sexes. Female occupations systematically pay less than is predicted by their skill demands. Doing manual work, in which men predominate, has a negative effect on female earnings. (NEC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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