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Integrated and Segmented Labor Markets: Thinking in Two Sectors

Hatton, TJ (1991) 'Integrated and Segmented Labor Markets: Thinking in Two Sectors.' The Journal of Economic History, 51 (2). 413 - 425. ISSN 0022-0507

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The problem with recent historical debates over the segmentation and integration of labor markets is that they typically fail to sort out disequilibrium demand shocks from equilibrating migrant-supply responses. This article does so, by exploring the determinants of wage gaps between farm and city for eight countries over the century following 1860. © 1991, The Economic History Association. All rights reserved.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
Divisions: Faculty of Social Sciences > Economics, Department of
Depositing User: Jim Jamieson
Date Deposited: 19 Jul 2012 13:35
Last Modified: 23 Jan 2019 00:17

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