The effectiveness of targeted wage subsidies for hard-to-place workers

Targeted wage subsidies paid to employers are an important element of active labour market policies in Germany. This article uses propensity score matching to investigate their effect on the employment and unemployment rates of subsidized hard-to-place workers. In a first scenario, we estimate the a...

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Volume: 43
Main Author: Jaenichen, Ursula
Stephan, Gesine
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Trade
Place of publication: ABINGDON Routledge 01.04.2011
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published in: Applied economics Vol. 43; no. 10; pp. 1209 - 1225
Data of publication: 4/1/2011
ISSN: 0003-6846
1466-4283
EISSN: 1466-4283
Discipline: Economics
Statistics
Series: Applied Economics
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Database: Web of Knowledge
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