How important is intra-household risk sharing for savings and labor supply?

While it is recognized that the family is a risk-sharing institution, little is known about the quantitative effects of this source of insurance on savings and labor supply. In this paper, we present a model where workers (females and males) are subject to idiosyncratic employment risk and where cap...

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Volume: 60
Main Author: Ortigueira, Salvador
Siassi, Nawid
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Trade
Academic
Place of publication: AMSTERDAM Elsevier B.V 01.09.2013
ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV
published in: Journal of monetary economics Vol. 60; no. 6; pp. 650 - 666
Data of publication: September 2013
ISSN: 0304-3932
1873-1295
EISSN: 1873-1295
Discipline: Economics
Business
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