Daily dialect-speaking and wages among native Dutch speakers
Yuxin Yao () and
Jan C. Ours ()
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Yuxin Yao: East China Normal University
Jan C. Ours: Erasmus University Rotterdam
Empirica, 2019, vol. 46, issue 4, 653-668
Abstract Our paper studies the effects of daily dialect-speaking on hourly wages of native Dutch workers. The unconditional difference in median hourly wage between Standard Dutch speakers and dialect speakers is about 10% for males and 8% for females. Taking into account differences in personal characteristics, family characteristics and geographical differences, wage differences are reduced with about 6%-points.
Keywords: Dialect-speaking; Wage penalty; Job characteristics (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: J24 I2 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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