Research and analysis
A study on the effect of the National Minimum Wage (NMW) in low-paying sectors of the economy.
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This project studies the effect of the National Minimum Wage (NMW) on the workforce composition of low-paying sectors of the economy. It looks at distinct age groups with similar qualifications.
The data used is drawn from the quarterly UK Labour Force Surveys (LFS) from 1997 to 2010 and the Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings (ASHE) from 1997 to 2011.
9 August 2013
Low Pay Commission
Department for Business, Innovation & Skills
Low Pay Commission (LPC) Research
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