Estimates the effect of a minimum wage on the level of employment and on wages in Israeli industry. The findings surprisingly suggest that both labour demand and supply decrease after the institution of a minimum wage. Thus, employment is reduced while wages remain practically unchanged.
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||International Journal of Social Economics|
|State||Published - 1 Jan 1997|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Economics and Econometrics
- Social Sciences (all)