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The impact of minimum wages on the youth labour market: an international literature review for the Low Pay Commission

The impact of minimum wages on the youth labour market: an international literature review for the Low Pay Commission

Croucher, Richard, White, Geoff and Hawkes, Denise (2011) The impact of minimum wages on the youth labour market: an international literature review for the Low Pay Commission. Technical Report. Low Pay Commission, London, UK.

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Abstract

This report to the Low Pay Commission (LPC) provides an international review of the literature relating to minimum wages and the youth labour market. It covers literature on
12 countries – the USA, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, France, Belgium, Spain, the Netherlands, Portugal, Greece, Finland and the UK.

Item Type: Monograph (Technical Report)
Additional Information: [1] An international literature review for the Low Pay Commission by Richard Croucher and Geoffrey White. Technical Appendix written by Denise Hawkes. [2] The literature was collected and analysed using a modified form of systematic review by a team of academics drawn from staff at the universities of Greenwich and Middlesex. In addition, country experts were recruited and used as external contributors/advisors. [3] Contributors (literature reviewers) were: Dr. Ioannis Bournakis, Middlesex University Business School; Mr. Peter Burgess, University of Greenwich Business School; Dr. Denise Hawkes, University of Greenwich Business School; Dr. Leandro Sepulveda, Middlesex University Business School; Dr. Graham Symon, University of Greenwich Business School; Dr. Eleni Tzouramani, University of Greenwich Business School; Dr. Wim Vandekerckhove, University of Greenwich Business School; Dr. Michela Vecchi, Middlesex University Business School; and Dr. Ulke Veersma, University of Greenwich Business School.
Uncontrolled Keywords: minimum wage, low pay
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
Faculty / Department / Research Group: Faculty of Business > Centre for Business Network Analysis
Faculty of Business > Greenwich Political Economy Research Centre (GPERC)
Faculty of Business > Department of International Business & Economics
Faculty of Business > Work & Employment Research Unit
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Last Modified: 02 Nov 2016 13:52
Selected for GREAT 2016: None
Selected for GREAT 2017: None
Selected for GREAT 2018: None
URI: http://gala.gre.ac.uk/id/eprint/5553

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