Replication data for: Learning, Career Paths, and the Distribution of Wages

Esteban Rossi-Hansberg, Santiago Caicedo & Robert E. Lucas
We develop a theory of career paths and earnings where agents organize in production hierarchies. Agents climb these hierarchies as they learn stochastically from others. Earnings grow as agents acquire knowledge and occupy positions with more subordinates. We contrast these and other implications with US census data for the period 1990 to 2010, matching the Lorenz curve of earnings and the observed mean experience-earnings profiles. We show the increase in wage inequality over this period...
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