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July 2007

Earnings by gender: evidence from Census 2000

Daniel H. Weinberg

Do women of comparable experience, as measured by age and education, earn the same as men in the same occupations? A look at the occupations identified in Census 2000 indicates that a sizable unexplained gap remains.

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