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Does the Plant Size–wage Differential Increase with Tenure? Affirming Evidence from German Panel Data

We show that the major part of the plant size–wage premium in Germany is reflected in different wage growth patterns in plants of different size. This is consistent with the hypothesis that large firms ‘produce’ more skilled workers over time.

01. October 2015

Authors Daniel Fackler Thorsten Schank Claus Schnabel

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