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Where are we in the economics of gender?

Francine D. Blau

Where are we in the economics of gender?

the gender pay gap

by Francine D. Blau

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wage differentials.,
  • Wage payment systems.,
  • Pay equity.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementFrancine D. Blau.
    SeriesNBER working paper series -- NBER working paper 5664, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 5664.
    ContributionsNational Bureau of Economic Research.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination30, [3] p. :
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22412434M

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