The Curse and Blessing of Training the Unemployed in a Changing Economy: The Case of East Germany After Unification

We analyse the effects of government-sponsored training for the unemployed conducted during East German transition. For the microeconometric analysis, we use a new, large and informative administrative database that allows us to use matching methods to address potential selection bias, to study diff...

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Volume: 8
Main Author: Lechner, Michael
Miquel, Ruth
Wunsch, Conny
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: Oxford, UK Blackwell Publishing Ltd 01.11.2007
De Gruyter
Wiley Subscription Services, Inc
published in: German economic review (Oxford) Vol. 8; no. 4; pp. 468 - 509
ORCID: 0000-0003-0483-5219
Data of publication: 2007-11
ISSN: 1465-6485
EISSN: 1468-0475
Discipline: Economics
Bibliography: The first author is also affiliated with CEPR, London, ZEW, Mannheim, IZA, Bonn, and PSI, London.
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