Husband’s unemployment and wife’s labor supply

the added worker effect across Europe

This paper investigates the responsiveness of women’s labor supply to their husband’s loss of employment – the so-called added worker effect. While previous empirical literature on this topic mainly concentrates on a single country, we take an explicit internationally comparative perspective and ana...

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Main Author: Bredtmann, Julia
Otten, Sebastian
Rulff, Christian
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: Essen RWI 2014
Bonn: Institute of Labor Economics (IZA)
Data of publication: 2014
ISBN: 9783867885508
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Dewey Decimal Classification: 330
Discipline: Economics
Series: Ruhr economic papers
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: ECONIS
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