Misery Loves Company: Exogenous shocks in retirement expectations and social comparison effects on subjective well-being

•Pension reform has a substantial and persistent negative effect on job satisfaction.•This negative effect is strongly affected by social comparisons with colleagues.•Treated workers suffer less when they have more treated colleagues.•The major part of the social comparison effect is non-monetary.•T...

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Volume: 97
Main Author: Montizaan, Raymond M
Vendrik, Maarten C.M
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: AMSTERDAM Elsevier B.V 01.01.2014
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published in: Journal of economic behavior & organization Vol. 97; pp. 1 - 26
Related: Microeconomics & Public Economics
Research Centre for Educ and Labour Mark
RS: GSBE DUHR
Data of publication: January 2014
ISSN: 0167-2681
1879-1751
EISSN: 1879-1751
Discipline: Business
Economics
Subjects:
D63
I3
D1
J26
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: NARCIS:Publications
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