Intercity variations in wage levels. by Louis Morris Solomon

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StatementPrepared by the Division of Wage Analysis, Robert J. Myers, chief ...
LC ClassificationsHD8051 .A62 no. 793
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Paginationii, 14 p.
Number of Pages14
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(Washington, DC, ). 9 Philip R. Coelho and James F. Shepherd, "Regional Differences in Real Wages: the United. Wilson, “Intercity Wage and Cost of Living Differentials in the United States, (Ph.D. dissertation, University of Iowa, ).

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3 By comparison, the rel-ative wages and employment rates of Mexican immigrants in a city in are uncorrelated with subsequent inflows. The remainder of the paper is focused on understanding how inflows of.

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