THE EMPLOYMENT EFFECT OF DEREGULATING SHOPPING HOURS: EVIDENCE FROM GERMAN FOOD RETAILING

We study the effect of deregulating weekday shop opening hours on employment in retailing. Using administrative data on all German food shops, a difference‐in‐differences analysis shows that relaxing restrictions on opening hours raised employment by 0.4 workers per shop corresponding to an increase...

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Volume: 55
Main Author: Bossler, Mario
Oberfichtner, Michael
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: Boston, USA Wiley Periodicals, Inc 01.04.2017
WILEY
Western Economic Association International
published in: Economic inquiry Vol. 55; no. 2; pp. 757 - 777
Data of publication: April 2017
ISSN: 0095-2583
1465-7295
EISSN: 1465-7295
Discipline: Economics
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Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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