Macroeconomic Evaluation of Labor Market Reform in Germany

In 2003-05 the German government implemented a number of far-reaching labor market reforms y the so-called Hartz reforms. At the heart of the reform package was the Hartz IV law, which resulted in a significant cut in the unemployment benefits for the long-term unemployed. The paper develops a macro...

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Volume: 61
Main Author: TOM KREBS
MARTIN SCHEFFEL
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Trade
Place of publication: BASINGSTOKE Palgrave Macmillan 01.01.2013
PALGRAVE MACMILLAN LTD
Palgrave Macmillan Ltd
published in: IMF economic review Vol. 61; no. 4; pp. 664 - 701
Data of publication: 20130101
ISSN: 2041-4161
2041-417X
EISSN: 2041-417X
Discipline: Business
Economics
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