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The gap between wages and productivity

Galgoczi, Bela (2018) The gap between wages and productivity. LSE European Politics and Policy (EUROPP) Blog (23 Jun 2018). Website.

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In many EU states, wage growth has been lagging behind productivity growth over recent decades. Bela Galgoczi examines why wages and productivity - essential for a fair distribution of the spoils of economic growth - have increasingly decoupled from each other across European countries.

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Additional Information: © 2018 The Author
Divisions: European Institute
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
JEL classification: J - Labor and Demographic Economics > J3 - Wages, Compensation, and Labor Costs > J31 - Wage Level and Structure; Wage Differentials by Skill, Training, Occupation, etc.
O - Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth > O4 - Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity > O47 - Measurement of Economic Growth; Aggregate Productivity; Cross-Country Output (Income) Convergence
Date Deposited: 29 Nov 2018 15:22
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 17:54

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