Stimulating part-time work by legal entitlements? Evidence from a German policy experiment

Difference-in-difference estimates indicate that the new law on part-time work in Germany has raised the share of part-time workers in those plants that already used part-time employment whereas it has not stimulated the introduction of part-time work in other plants.

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Volume: 16
Main Author: Schank, Thorsten
Schnabel, Claus
Gerner, Hans-Dieter
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: ABINGDON Taylor & Francis 05.02.2009
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published in: Applied economics letters Vol. 16; no. 4; pp. 391 - 394
ORCID: 0000-0001-5979-8879
Data of publication: 2/5/2009
ISSN: 1350-4851
1466-4291
EISSN: 1466-4291
Discipline: Economics
Series: Applied Economics Letters
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