Ethnic background and the value of self-employment experience: evidence from a randomized field experiment

In this paper, we use a randomized field experiment in Sweden to investigate how self-employment experience is valued in the labor market. We find that self-employment experience negatively impacts the probability of receiving a positive response from employers. For male applicants, this holds regar...

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Main Author: Aldén, Lina
Format: Publication
Language: English
Place of publication: Stockholm, Sweden Research Institute of Industrial Economics 2020
Data of publication: 2020
Series: IFN working paper
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: ECONIS
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