The Wage Labor Market and Inequality in Vietnam in the 1990s

@article{Gallup2002TheWL,
  title={The Wage Labor Market and Inequality in Vietnam in the 1990s},
  author={J. Gallup},
  journal={World Bank: Labor \& Employment (Topic)},
  year={2002}
}
  • J. Gallup
  • Published 2002
  • Economics
  • World Bank: Labor & Employment (Topic)
Has the expansion of wage employment in Vietnam exacerbated social inequalities, despite its contribution to income growth? Gallup uses the two rounds of the Vietnamese Living Standards Survey (VLSS) to evaluate the contribution of wage employment to inequality and income growth over the period of rapid economic growth in the 1990s following market reforms. If Vietnam sustains its economic development in the future, wage employment will become an ever more important source of household income… Expand
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