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Heterogeneity in unemployment state dependence

By applying a heterogeneous slope model, this paper shows that unemployment state dependence varies across workers. Assuming a homogeneous effect of past unemployment on the risk of staying unemployed underestimates the scarring effect of unemployment in the majority of countries analyzed

Sara Ayll√≥n acknowledges financial support from the projects‚ÄėNegotiate‚Äô (Horizon 2020, grant agreement no. 649395), ECO2013-46516-C4-1-R and 2014-SGR-1279 and Alexander Plum from the project KN 984/1-1 (German Research Foundation, DFG)

© Economics Letters, 2015, vol. 136, p. 85-87

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Author: Plum, Alexander
Ayllón, Sara
Abstract: By applying a heterogeneous slope model, this paper shows that unemployment state dependence varies across workers. Assuming a homogeneous effect of past unemployment on the risk of staying unemployed underestimates the scarring effect of unemployment in the majority of countries analyzed
Sara Ayll√≥n acknowledges financial support from the projects‚ÄėNegotiate‚Äô (Horizon 2020, grant agreement no. 649395), ECO2013-46516-C4-1-R and 2014-SGR-1279 and Alexander Plum from the project KN 984/1-1 (German Research Foundation, DFG)
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Citation: 023562
ISSN: 0165-1765
Document access: http://hdl.handle.net/10256/13209
Language: eng
Publisher: Elsevier
Collection: MINECO/PN 2014-2016/ECO2013-46516-C4-1-R
AGAUR/2014-2016/2014-SGR-1279
Reproducció digital del document publicat a: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.econlet.2015.09.006
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Is part of: © Economics Letters, 2015, vol. 136, p. 85-87
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Subject: Atur
Unemployment
Title: Heterogeneity in unemployment state dependence
Type: info:eu-repo/semantics/article
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