Resource title

A pint a day raises a man's pay; but smoking blows that gain away

Resource image

image for OpenScout resource :: A pint a day raises a man's pay; but smoking blows that gain away

Resource description

This paper studies the wage effects of the use of alcohol and tobacco. The analysis based on a recent survey in the Netherlands shows that for males the use of tobacco has a negative wage effect of about 10% while the use of alcohol has a positive wage effect of about the same size. The wages of females are not affected by smoking and drinking.

Resource author

Jan C. van Ours

Resource publisher

Resource publish date

Resource language

eng

Resource content type

text/html

Resource resource URL

http://hdl.handle.net/10419/21484

Resource license

Adapt according to the presented license agreement and reference the original author.