ERIC Number: EJ485909
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Panel Estimates of Male-Female Earnings Functions.
Kim, Moon-Kak; Polachek, Solomon W.
Journal of Human Resources, v29 n2 p406-28 Spr 1994
Application of single and simultaneous equation fixed-effects and random-effects shows that earnings appreciation with experience and depreciation with labor market interruptions are comparable for men and women. Adjusting for heterogeneity reduces the wage gap to 20%; adjusting for endogeneity reduces it nearly to zero. (SK)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue: Women's Work, Wages, and Well-Being.