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.
|Place of Publication||Tilburg|
|Number of pages||29|
|Publication status||Published - 2002|
|Name||CentER Discussion Paper|
- earnings regressions