Rising Wage Inequality in Germany

@inproceedings{Pfeiffer2006RisingWI,
  title={Rising Wage Inequality in Germany},
  author={Friedhelm Pfeiffer},
  year={2006}
}
The paper investigates the evolution of wages and wage inequality in Germany based on samples from the German Socio-Economic Panel (SOEP) 1984 to 2005. Real gross hourly wages for prime age dependent male workers increased on average by 23 percent between 1984 and 1994 in West Germany and the wage distribution was fairly stable. Between 1994 and 2005… CONTINUE READING