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    • Essays on Labor Markets in Developing Countries 

      Anand, Supreet (2012-07-23)
      This dissertation consists of three empirical essays on distortions in labor market outcomes in developing countries. Chapter 1 tests for downward nominal wage rigidity in markets for casual daily agricultural labor. It ...
    • Why Beauty Matters 

      Mobius, Markus; Rosenblat, Tanya (American Economic Association, 2006)
      We decompose the beauty premium in an experimental labor market where “employers” determine wages of “workers” who perform a maze-solving task. This task requires a true skill which we show to be unaffected by physical ...