Book 1999

The Measurement of Segregation in the Labor Force


ISBN: 978-3-642-47042-4 (Print) 978-3-642-47040-0 (Online)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XII

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-3


  3. Chapter

    Pages 5-31

    Measuring the Concentration of Women in Specific Occupations and Industries

  4. Chapter

    Pages 33-51

    On the Concept of Occupational Segregation

  5. Chapter

    Pages 53-75

    Cardinal Measures of Occupational Segregation

  6. Chapter

    Pages 77-87

    The Comparison of the Performance of the Different Segregation Indices

  7. Chapter

    Pages 89-108

    The Ordinal Approach to the Study of Occupational Segregation by Gender

  8. Chapter

    Pages 109-124

    The Decomposition by Population Subgroups of Segregation by Gender in the Labor Force

  9. Chapter

    Pages 125-133

    The Analysis of Changes and Differences in Occupational Segregation by Gender

  10. Chapter

    Pages 135-141

    The Multidimensional Analysis of Segregation in the Labor Force

  11. Chapter

    Pages 143-166

    From Occupational Segregation to Wage Discrimination by Gender

  12. Back Matter

    Pages 167-176