Collective skill systems, wage bargaining, and labor market stratification

  title={Collective skill systems, wage bargaining, and labor market stratification},
  author={Marius R. Busemeyer and Tor Iversen},
The study of labor market stratification, in particular income inequality, is at the core of comparative political economy, and it has gained even more attention with the recent rise in labor market inequality. Scholarship in the last couple of decades has provided important insights into the political and institutional determinants of these changes as well as differences in inequality across countries (e.g., Iversen, 1999; Wallerstein, 1999; Moene and Wallerstein, 2001, 2003; Pontusson et al… 
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