CHANGES IN THE STRUCTURE OF WAGES IN THE U.S. PORK INDUSTRY

Consolidation in the U.S. pork industry continues to reduce the number of operations, while increasing the demand for hired labor. This paper explores how wages have evolved over time by decomposing the increase in wages into a change in the level of wages, human capital, and returns to human capital.


Issue Date:
2000
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/21744
Total Pages:
23
Series Statement:
Selected Paper




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