Comparable Worth: New Directions for Research (Paperback)

by Committee on Women's Employment and Related Social Issues, National Research Council, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Heidi I. Hartmann

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Comparable worth - equal pay for jobs of equal value - has been called the civil rights issue of the 1980s. This volume consists of a committee report that sets forth an agenda of much-needed research on this issue, supported by six papers contributed by eminent social scientists. The research agenda presented is structured around two general themes: occupational wage differentials and discrimination and wage adjustment strategies and their impact. The papers deal with a wide range of topics, including job evaluation, social judgment biases in comparable worth analysis, the economics of comparable worth, and prospects for pay equity.

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Published
01/01/1985

Publisher
National Academies Press

ISBN
9780309076685


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