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Output costs of education and skill mismatch

Pietro Garibaldi (Collegio Carlo Alberto, University of Torino and IZA), Pedro Gomes (University of London and IZA), Thepthida Sopraseuth (University of Cergy-Pontoise) ; IZA Institute of Labor Economics

We propose a simple theory of under- and over-employment. Individuals of high type can perform both skilled and unskilled jobs, but only a fraction of low-type workers can perform skilled jobs. People have different non-pecuniary values over these jobs, akin to a Roy model. We calibrate two versions...

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Volume: no. 12974
Main Author: Garibaldi, Pietro
Gomes, Pedro
Sopraseuth, Thepthida
Format: eBook
Language: English
Related: Forschungsinstitut zur Zukunft der Arbeit ¬[Herausgebendes Organ]
Ort : Verlag : ErscheinungsdatumBonn, Germany : IZA Institute of Labor Economics : February 2020
Erscheinungsort: (Ort)Bonn
Extent: 1 Online-Ressource (34 Seiten) : Diagramme
Umfang: (Dateityp; Kodierungsformat)Textdatei; PDF
Series: Discussion paper series / IZA Institute of Labor Economics ; no. 12974
Links: Fulltext
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Database: ULB Bonn