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Table 1 Effect of formalization on hourly wages. Dinardo et al. (1996) decomposition

From: Decomposing inequality changes in Uruguay: the role of formalization in the labor market

Statistic 2001 2013 2013 (2001 formality) Total change Formality effect % formality in total effect
90–10 1.798 1.538 1.684 −0.259 −0.145 56 %
90–50 0.937 0.769 0.799 −0.167 −0.030 18 %
50–10 0.861 0.769 0.884 −0.092 −0.115 125 %
Gini 0.410 0.351 0.366 −0.059 −0.015 26 %
  1. Source: own estimations based on household surveys