Labor selection over the business cycle: An empirical assessment

This paper is the first to analyze how much the probability of selecting a worker from a pool of applicants fluctuates over the business cycle. We use the German Job Vacancy Survey to construct the selection rate on the regional, industry, and national level and show that it is negatively correlated...

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Volume: 2/2016
Main Author: Hochmuth, Brigitte
Gartner, Hermann
Kohlbrecher, Britta
Merkl, Christian
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: Erlangen Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Institute for Economics 2016
published in: FAU Discussion Papers in Economics Vol. 2/2016
Data of publication: 2016
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: EconStor
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