Does occupational licensing increase income inequality?

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I investigated how occupational licensing affects the wage distribution of Canadian workers between 1998 and 2014. Occupational licensing not only increases inequality across the entire wage distribution but also tends to have a more substantial impact on the pay of females than males.

Original languageEnglish (US)
StatePublished - 2018
Externally publishedYes
Event78th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, AOM 2018 - Chicago, United States
Duration: Aug 10 2018Aug 14 2018


Other78th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, AOM 2018
Country/TerritoryUnited States

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Management Information Systems
  • Management of Technology and Innovation
  • Industrial relations


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