Husband's Unemployment and Wife's Labor Supply - The Added Worker Effect across Europe

This paper investigates the responsiveness of women's labor supply to their husband's loss of employment - the so-called added worker effect. While previous empirical literature on this topic mainly concentrates on a single country, we take an explicit internationally comparative perspecti...

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Volume: 484
Main Author: Bredtmann, Julia
Otten, Sebastian
Rulff, Christian
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: Essen Rheinisch-Westfälisches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI) 2014
published in: Ruhr Economic Papers Vol. 484
Data of publication: 2014
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: EconStor
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