Male and female labour force participation: the role of dynamic adjustments to changes in labour demand ; government policies and autonomous trends

This study investigates the extent and speed of dynamic adjustment of labour supply to changes in labour demand, government policies and autonomous trends. We estimate error-correction models (ECMs) for male and female participation rates in the Netherlands between 1969 and 2004. The results show si...

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Volume: 4397
Main Author: Vendrik, Maarten C. M
Cörvers, Frank
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: Bonn Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) 2009
published in: IZA Discussion Papers Vol. 4397
Data of publication: 2009
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: EconStor
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