Large Employers Are More Cyclically Sensitive

We provide new evidence that large firms or establishments are more sensitive than small ones to business cycle conditions. Larger employers shed proportionally more jobs in recessions and create more of their new jobs late in expansions, both in gross and net terms. We employ a variety of measures...

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Main Author: Moscarini, Giuseppe
Format: Publication
Language: English
Place of publication: Cambridge, Mass National Bureau of Economic Research 2009
Data of publication: 2009
Series: NBER working paper series
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: ECONIS
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