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Title: Testing for a U-Shaped Wage Curve. A Response
Authors: Blanchflower, David
Oswald, Andrew J
Contact Email: david.blanchflower@stir.ac.uk
Issue Date: Jun-1993
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Citation: Blanchflower D & Oswald AJ (1993) Testing for a U-Shaped Wage Curve. A Response, Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 95 (2), pp. 245-248.
Abstract: First paragraph: Sessions (1993) has written an interesting theoretical note in which he provides a possible analytical justification for a "wage curve" that is U-shaped. His idea is to incorporate the stigman of unemployment into the kind of bargaining model set out in Blanchflower and Oswald (1990). In Sessions' framework, once the unemployment rate becomes sufficiently high, and thus individuals believe it is socially acceptable to be without a job, unemployment fails to dampen wage pressure.
Type: Journal Article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1893/10212
URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/3440410
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Affiliation: Economics
London School of Economics

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