Skilled and Unskilled Wage Dynamics in Italy in the ‘90s: Changes in the Individual Characteristics, Institutions, Trade and Technology, with, in print , DOI: 10.1080/02692171.2010.529429

@inproceedings{Venturini2011SkilledAU,
  title={Skilled and Unskilled Wage Dynamics in Italy in the ‘90s: Changes in the Individual Characteristics, Institutions, Trade and Technology, with, in print , DOI: 10.1080/02692171.2010.529429},
  author={Alessandra Venturini and Anna Maria Falzoni and Villosio Claudia},
  year={2011}
}
In this paper we use individual micro data on workers combined with industry and regional data to study the wage dynamics of skilled and unskilled workers in Italy in the period 1991-1998. Being different to previous empirical studies, our data allow us to explore in a unique framework the role of many of the factors indicated in the literature as possible causes of the widening of the wage gap between skilled and unskilled workers: changes in the individual characteristics of workers, changes… CONTINUE READING

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