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    • The equity effects of labour market programs 

      Webster, E; Johnson, D (National Institute of Labour Studies, 2002)
      Labour market programs aim to enhance both total employment and equality of job opportunities. The existing literature implies that any assistance to a disadvantaged group will promote equity. This study attempts to present ...
    • Minimum wages: Employment and welfare effects, or why Card and Krueger were wrong 

      Moore, D (National Institute of Labour Studies, 2002)
      Many qualified analysts are unconvinced by the case advanced by US economists Card and Krueger (C and K) that, within limits, the employment effects of raising the minimum wage will be zero or positive. Indeed, examinations ...