Unemployment Fluctuations Over the Life Cycle

In this paper, we show that (i) the volatility of worker flows increases with age in US CPS data, and (ii) a search and matching model with life-cycle features, endogenous separation and search effort, is well suited to explain this fact. With a shorter horizon on the labor market, older workers...

Full description

Saved in:
Bibliographic details
Main Author: Hairault, Jean-Olivier
Langot, François
Sopraseuth, Thepthida
Format: Publication
Language: English
Place of publication: HAL CCSD 17.01.2019
Data of publication: 2019-01-17
Subjects:
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: OpenAIRE (Open Access)
OpenAIRE
Database information Databases - DBIS