Monetary policy and the gender pay gap: evidence from UK households

Publication type

Journal Article

Published in

Applied Economics Letters

Authors

Nicholas Apergis, Tasawar Hayat and Nasser A. Kadasah

Publication date

Summary

This paper studies how monetary policy decisions affect the gender pay gap across UK households through a survey database. The results signify the impact of monetary policy shocks on the gap; monetary authorities’ decisions carry welfare effects for households through their pay income.

Volume and page numbers

26, 1807-1810

DOI

https://doi.org/10.1080/13504851.2019.1602702

ISSN

16

Subjects

Households, Economics, Income Dynamics, Wages And Earnings, Finance and Economic Policy

Notes

Not held in Hilary Doughty Research Library - bibliographic reference only