LaborSupplyR Documentation

Wages and Hours Worked

Description

A panel of 532 observations from 1979 to 1988

number of observations : 5320

Usage

data(LaborSupply)

Format

A data frame containing :

lnhr

log of annual hours worked

lnwg

log of hourly wage

kids

number of children

age

age

disab

bad health

id

id

year

year

Source

Online complements to Ziliak (1997).

Journal of Business Economics and Statistics web site: http://amstat.tandfonline.com/loi/ubes20/.

References

Cameron, A.C. and P.K. Trivedi (2005) Microeconometrics : methods and applications, Cambridge, pp. 708–15, 754–6.

Ziliak, J.P. (1997) “Efficient Estimation With Panel Data when Instruments are Predetermined: An Empirical Comparison of Moment-Condition Estimators”, Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, 15(4), pp. 419–431.