Labour market rigidities and international risk sharing across OECD countries

In this paper we examine the role of labour market rigidities in the context of international consumption risk sharing. Stronger labour market regulation may make it easier to borrow against future income, thus allowing shocks to be smoothed to a greater extent. In addition, rigid labour markets may...

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Volume: 30
Main Author: Fidrmuc, Jarko
Foster, Neil
Scharler, Johann
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Professional
Academic
Place of publication: OXFORD Elsevier Ltd 2011
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Elsevier
Elsevier B.V
published in: Journal of international money and finance Vol. 30; no. 4; pp. 660 - 677
ORCID: 0000-0003-2662-1991
Data of publication: 2011
ISSN: 0261-5606
1873-0639
EISSN: 1873-0639
Discipline: Business
Series: Journal of International Money and Finance
Subjects:
F15
E32
E21
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Web of Knowledge
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Web of Science - Social Sciences Citation Index - 2011
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