Frictions or deadlocks? Job polarization with search and matching frictions

This paper extends Pissarides (1990)'s matching model by considering two sectors (routine and manual) and workers' occupational choices, in the context of skill-biased demand shifts, to the detriment of routine jobs and in favour of manual jobs because of technological changes. The theoret...

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Volume: 2015-051
Main Author: Albertini, Julien
Hairault, Jean Olivier
Langot, François
Sopraseuth, Thepthida
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: Berlin SFB 649, Economic Risk 2015
published in: SFB 649 Discussion Paper Vol. 2015-051
Data of publication: 2015
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: EconStor
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