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Hartz IV and the decline of German unemployment

a macroeconomic evaluation

Brigitte Hochmuth (Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg), Britta Kohlbrecher (Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg), Christian Merkl (Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg and IZA), Hermann Gartner (IAB) ; IZA Institute of Labor Economics

This paper proposes a new approach to evaluate the macroeconomic effects of the Hartz IV reform in Germany, which reduced the generosity of long-term unemployment benefits. We use a model with different unemployment durations, where the reform initiates both a partial effect and an equilibrium effec...

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Volume: no. 12260
Main Author: Hochmuth, Brigitte
Kohlbrecher, Britta
Merkl, Christian
Gartner, Hermann
Format: eBook
Language: English
Related: Forschungsinstitut zur Zukunft der Arbeit ¬[Herausgebendes Organ]
Ort : Verlag : ErscheinungsdatumBonn, Germany : IZA Institute of Labor Economics : March 2019
Extent: 1 Online-Ressource (48 Seiten) : Diagramme
Umfang: (Dateityp; Kodierungsformat)Textdatei; PDF
Series: Discussion paper series / IZA Institute of Labor Economics ; no. 12260
Links: Fulltext
HBZ-ID: HT020031646 » further libraries in North Rhine-Westphalia
Database: ULB Bonn