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Title

Comparable Worth

Author

June Ellenoff O'Neill

Category

Labor and Demographic Economics

Type

Article

Description

Should a truck driver earn more than a telephone operator, or an engineer more than a librarian? Questions like these are largely resolved in the labor market by the forces of supply and demand. This article examines the wage gap and the effects of comparable worth.

URL

http://www.econlib.org/library/Enc/ComparableWorth.html
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