Essays about: "Wages"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 191 essays containing the word Wages.

  1. 1. Outsourced Public Service, Make or Break the Rule of Law?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Fred Ring; [2019]
    Keywords : Outsourcing; Public Service; Procurement; Corruption; Quantitative Study;

    Abstract : Corruption is an area that has intrigued plenty of political scientists. This thesis is an attempt to examine how corruption is affected by the sheer amount of public outsourcing with a sample of countries used in a qualitative multivariate analysis. READ MORE

  2. 2. A comparative study of the glass ceiling effect in Sweden, Great Britain and France : Is there a difference in the glass ceiling effect for women in these three countries and do the level of education and type of workplace matter?

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS)

    Author : Ellen Fridsén; Victoria Sjölander; [2019]
    Keywords : Glass ceiling; Managerial position; Women; Public sector;

    Abstract : The inequality of the labour market has long been a discussed and studied topic and today we know that women earn less than their comparable male colleagues. Many studies have been conducted to find out if there is a glass ceiling effect for women in the labour market but most of these have used wages as their outcome variable. READ MORE

  3. 3. IQ and Adjustment : Gender Differences in Income and Parenthood

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Psykologiska institutionen

    Author : Lotta Lundmark; [2019]
    Keywords : IQ; gender; income; adjustment; longitudinal; cohort;

    Abstract : IQ has been shown to predict life outcomes such as income and education, but to benefit men more than women. Parenthood is in turn known to be partly predicted by variables correlated with IQ, with more educated and well-paid subjects being more probable to become parents. READ MORE

  4. 4. What's the difference? : A descriptive analysis of the evolution of the family gap in Sweden

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Anna Fornwall; [2019]
    Keywords : Gender wage gap; family gap; wage inequality; child penalty;

    Abstract : In this study, I compare men and women with and without children to analyze the effect of children on wages and earnings. By comparing the gender wage gap to the family gap for men and women respectively, I find that there is still a persistent, yet rather small, family gap for women. READ MORE

  5. 5. Youth Unemployment in South Korea - with a Focus on Parental Financial Support

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik

    Author : Idil Ibrahim; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The purpose of this paper is to understand how the belonging of young adults to different households may influence their job search. Youth unemployment has been consistently rising in South Korea due to the young people’s behaviour and decisions. READ MORE