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Job satisfaction and the gender composition of jobs

Emiko Usui

Economics Letters, 2008, vol. 99, issue 1, 23-26

Abstract: Regarding predominantly male jobs (using the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth): While both sexes prefer male jobs, women like the pay and not the job-amenities; men appreciate both. Most of the women's pay premium in male jobs suggests compensating differentials.

Date: 2008
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