Kenza Elass

phd seminar

Kenza Elass

AMSE
Gender wage gap along the distribution: a quantile selection approach
Date(s)
Tuesday, June 2 2020| 11:00am to 11:45am
Contact(s)

Anushka Chawla: anushka.chawla[at]univ-amu.fr
Laura Sénécal: laura.senecal[at]univ-amu.fr
Carolina Ulloa Suarez: carolina.ulloa-suarez[at]univ-amu.fr

Abstract

Using quantile-Copula approach to account for selective labor force participation, I examine the gender gap along the entire distribution of wages, over time (2007-2016) and among three European countries (Finland, France and United-Kingdom). With a participation variable reflecting features of these three welfare systems, I observe a slower and dissimilar convergence of wages once selection is accounted for. Comparison at the quantile level also highlights different patterns in the participation behavior of women impacting gender wage gap.

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