Equilibrium wage dispersion and the role of endogenous search effort revisited

This paper considers whether extending the on-the-job search model to account for endogenous search effort can help explain the shape of the wage distribution. More precisely, I show that it can be the case that the model generates hump-shaped wage distributions if preferences are non-separable betw...

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Volume: 29
Main Author: Chéron, Arnaud
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: AccessEcon 2009
published in: Economics bulletin Vol. 29; no. 1; pp. 303 - 311
Data of publication: 2009
ISSN: 1545-2921
1545-2921
EISSN: 1545-2921
Discipline: Economics
Series: Economics Bulletin
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: RePEc IDEAS
RePEc
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