Heterogeneous returns to personality: the role of occupational choice

We analyze the role of personality in occupational choice and wages using data from Germany for the years 1992 to 2009. Characterizing personality by use of seven complementary measures (Big Five personality traits, locus of control, and a measure of reciprocity), the empirical findings show that pe...

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Volume: 47
Main Author: John, Katrin
Thomsen, Stephan L
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: Berlin/Heidelberg Springer Berlin Heidelberg 01.09.2014
PHYSICA-VERLAG GMBH & CO
Springer
published in: Empirical economics Vol. 47; no. 2; pp. 553 - 592
ORCID: 0000-0002-9677-9199
Data of publication: 20140900
ISSN: 0377-7332
1435-8921
EISSN: 1435-8921
Discipline: Economics
Subjects:
C35
J31
J24
AGE
Online Access: Fulltext
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