Public Employment Redux

The public sector hires disproportionately more educated workers. Using US microdata, we show that the education bias also holds within industries and in two thirds of 3-digit occupations. To rationalize this finding, we propose a model of private and public employment based on two features. First,...

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Main Author: Garibaldi, Pietro
Gomes, Pedro Maia
Sopraseuth, Thepthida
Format: Publication
Language: English
Place of publication: Bonn: Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) 01.01.2019
Data of publication: 2019-01-01
Dewey Decimal Classification: 330
Discipline: Economics
Education
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Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: OpenAIRE (Open Access)
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