Do Long-Term Unemployed Workers Benefit from Targeted Wage Subsidies?

We evaluate a wage subsidy program that is targeted at long-term unemployed workers in Germany. We use an alternative identification procedure compared to empirical studies conducted so far. Exploiting the particular program regulations and large administrative data we estimate the impact of program...

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Volume: 16
Main Author: Schünemann, Benjamin
Lechner, Michael
Wunsch, Conny
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: HOBOKEN Blackwell Publishing Ltd 01.02.2015
De Gruyter
WILEY
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published in: German economic review (Oxford) Vol. 16; no. 1; pp. 43 - 64
ORCID: 0000-0003-0483-5219
0000-0003-4308-1579
Data of publication: 2015-02
ISSN: 1465-6485
1468-0475
EISSN: 1468-0475
Discipline: Economics
Bibliography: IAB - No. 8104
Institut für Arbeitsmarkt und Berufsforschung
Appendix A. Supporting evidence for the identification strategy Appendix B. Probit model for the propensity score used for matching Appendix C. Sensitivity results
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