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Skewness and Location of Distributions of Wage Change Rates in the Presence of Downward Nominal Wage Rigidity

Knoppik, Christoph (2007) Skewness and Location of Distributions of Wage Change Rates in the Presence of Downward Nominal Wage Rigidity. Regensburger Diskussionsbeiträge zur Wirtschaftswissenschaft 420, Working Paper.

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The skewness-location approach to the analysis of downward nominal wage rigidity in micro data judges the existence of rigidity on the basis of estimated functional relationships between measures of location and of skewness of the distributions of individual rates of wage change in different years. Here it is shown that the properties of theoretical skewness-location relationships can deviate ...


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Item type:Monograph (Working Paper)
Series of the University of Regensburg:Regensburger Diskussionsbeiträge zur Wirtschaftswissenschaft
Institutions:Business, Economics and Information Systems > Institut für Volkswirtschaftslehre und Ökonometrie
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RePEc:bay:rdwiwi:763RePEc Handle
E24Journal of Economics Literature Classification
J30Journal of Economics Literature Classification
Keywords:Lohnstarrheit , Preisstarrheit , Nominallohn , Schiefe Wahrscheinlichkeitsverteilung, , Nominal wage rigidity , skewness , skewness-location approach , nominal price rigidity , downward nominal wage rigidity
Dewey Decimal Classification:300 Social sciences > 330 Economics
Refereed:No, this document will not be refereed
Created at the University of Regensburg:Yes
Item ID:4536
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