Extensive versus intensive margin in Germany and the United States: any differences?

This article analyses the role of the extensive vis-à-vis the intensive margin of labour adjustment in Germany and in the United States. The contribution is twofold. First, we provide an update of older US studies and confirm the view that the extensive margin (i.e. the adjustment in the number of w...

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Volume: 18
Main Author: Merkl, Christian
Wesselbaum, Dennis
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: ABINGDON Taylor & Francis 01.06.2011
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published in: Applied economics letters Vol. 18; no. 9; pp. 805 - 808
Data of publication: 6/1/2011
ISSN: 1350-4851
1466-4291
EISSN: 1466-4291
Discipline: Economics
Series: Applied Economics Letters
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Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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