Accounting for Mismatch Unemployment

We investigate unemployment due to mismatch in the US over the past three decades. We propose an accounting framework that allows us to estimate the overall amount of mismatch unemployment as well as the contribution of the frictions that caused the mismatch. Mismatch is quantitatively important for...

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Volume: 8884
Main Author: Herz, Benedikt
van Rens, Thijs
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: Bonn Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) 2015
published in: IZA Discussion Papers Vol. 8884
Data of publication: 2015
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Online Access: Fulltext
Database: EconStor
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