Paternal unemployment during childhood

causal effects on youth worklessness and educational attainment

Using long-running data from the German Socio-Economic Panel (1984-2012) we investigate the impact of paternal unemployment on child labor market and education outcomes. We first describe correlation patterns and then use sibling fixed effects and the Gottschalk (1996) method to identify the causal...

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Main Author: Schwientek, Caroline
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: Erlangen [u.a.] Friedrich-Alexander-Univ 2014
Data of publication: 2014
Series: BGPE discussion paper
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: ECONIS
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