Explaining labor wedge trends: an equilibrium search approach

In this paper, we present a search and matching model of the labor market and use this as a device to explain the long-run variation in the aggregate hours worked in several OECD countries over the period 1980-2013. The model distinguishes between hours worked per employee (intensive margin) and the...

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Volume: 13
Main Author: Rojas, Coralia A. Quintero
Langot, Francois
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: Mario Rostoni Library - Universita Carlo Cattaneo- LIUC 01.07.2016
Università Carlo Cattaneo LIUC
published in: The European journal of comparative economics : EJCE Vol. 13; no. 1; pp. 3 - 35
Data of publication: 20160701
ISSN: 1824-2979
1824-2979
EISSN: 1824-2979
Discipline: Economics
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Database: Directory of Open Access Journals
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