Active labour market policy evaluations

A meta-analysis

"This article presents a meta-analysis of recent micro-econometric evaluations of active labour market policies. We categorise 199 programme impacts from 97 studies conducted between 1995 and 2007. Job search assistance programmes yield relatively favourable programme impacts, whereas public se...

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Volume: 120
Main Author: Card, David
Kluve, Jochen
Weber, Andrea
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Trade
Academic
Place of publication: Oxford, UK Blackwell Publishing 2010
Blackwell Publishing Ltd
OXFORD UNIV PRESS
Wiley Subscription Services, Inc
published in: The Economic journal (London) Vol. 120; no. 548; pp. F452 - F477
ORCID: 0000-0001-8444-4538
Data of publication: 2010
ISSN: 0013-0133
1468-0297
1468-0297
EISSN: 1468-0297
Discipline: Economics
Bibliography: We thank the authors who responded to our survey for their co‐operation and assistance. We also thank four anonymous referees for helpful suggestions, and participants of an IZA/World Bank workshop, participants of LAMES 2009 Buenos Aires, and seminar participants at the University of Chile and the Inter‐America Development Bank for comments on earlier versions of the article. Our research was funded by the Center for Labor Economics at UC Berkeley, the German Science Foundation (DRG, SFB475), and the Leibniz Association (Pakt für Foschung und Innovation).
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