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N. Gregory Mankiw
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N. Gregory Mankiw
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305971509

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Chapter 15, Problem 5CQQ
Textbook Problem
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Unionized workers are paid about _____ percent more than similar nonunion workers.

a. 2

b. 5

c. 15

d. 40

Expert Solution
To determine
Increment for unionized workers.

Explanation of Solution

Option (c):

The economists who study the effects of unions typically find that unionized workers earn about 15 percent more than similar workers who do not belong to unions. Thus, option “c” is correct.

Option (a):

The unionized workers are paid about 15 percent more than similar nonunion workers. Thus, option “a” is incorrect...

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