Cross-national trends in earnings inequality and instability
Mary Daly () and
Robert Valletta ()
Economics Letters, 2008, vol. 99, issue 2, 215-219
We compare trends in earnings inequality in the United States, Germany, and Great Britain. Estimation of a heterogeneous growth model of permanent and transitory earnings variation reveals substantial convergence in the permanent component of inequality in these countries during the 1990s.
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