Forecasting Behavioural and Distributional Effects of the Bofinger-Walwei Model using Microsimulation

Since Germany's social assistance reform ("Hartz-IV-Reform") in 2005 there has been a strong increase in the number of working poor and long-term unemployed. This development is often attributed to the remaining disincentives of the reformed social assistance to take up a low-paid ful...

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Volume: 229
Main Author: Wiemers, Jürgen
Bruckmeier, Kerstin
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: STUTTGART LUCIUS & LUCIUS 01.08.2009
Lucius & Lucius
LUCIUS LUCIUS VERLAG MBH
Justus-Liebig University Giessen, Department of Statistics and Economics
published in: Jahrbücher für Nationalökonomie und Statistik Vol. 229; no. 4; pp. 492 - 511
Data of publication: 20090801
ISSN: 0021-4027
2366-049X
EISSN: 2366-049X
Discipline: Economics
Series: Journal of Economics and Statistics (Jahrbuecher fuer Nationaloekonomie und Statistik)
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Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Web of Knowledge
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