Absenteeism in the Italian public sector

The effects of changes in sick leave policy

We analyze how the absence behavior of Italian public sector employees has been affected by a law, passed in June 2008, reducing sick leave compensation and increasing monitoring. We use micro data on 889 workers employed in public administration. We find that the employees’ probability of being abs...

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Volume: 32
Main Author: De Paola, Maria
Scoppa, Vincenzo
Pupo, Valeria
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Trade
Place of publication: CHICAGO University of Chicago Press 01.04.2014
published in: Journal of labor economics Vol. 32; no. 2; pp. 337 - 360
ORCID: 0000-0002-2774-0258
Data of publication: 20140401
ISSN: 0734-306X
EISSN: 1537-5307
Discipline: Economics
Online Access: Fulltext
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