Wage discrimination against foreign workers in Russia
作者: Elena VakulenkoRoman Leukhin
作者单位: 1National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russia
2Economic Expert Group, Moscow, Russia
刊名: Russian Journal of Economics, 2017, Vol.3 (1), pp.83-100
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.ruje.2017.02.006
关键词: J31J61R23DiscriminationOaxaca–Blinder decompositionInternational labor migration
原始语种摘要: Abstract(#br)We try to determine with the help of the Oaxaca–Blinder decomposition technique whether foreign workers are discriminated against in Russia. We use the Russian Ministry of Labor (Rostrud) data on migrants’ applications and the Russian Longitudinal Monitoring Survey (RLMS, provided by the Higher School of Economics) for the period 2009–2013. We show that there is significant discrimination against foreign workers. The average salary of Russian workers with the same level of productivity as migrants exceeds migrants’ average salary by 40%. The industries in which the workers are employed have made most substantial contribution to the discrimination gap. Moreover, there is evidence that the lower salaries of foreign workers do not reduce the salaries of Russians employed in...
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  • foreign 外国的
  • decomposition 分解
  • labor 工作
  • against 反对
  • discrimination 辨别
  • Russia 俄罗斯牌手表
  • salary 工资
  • productivity 生产能力
  • Ministry 
  • evidence