Salaire minimum, allocations chômage et efficacité du marché du travail. Septembre 2004 – Version finale décembre 2006

Using a simple matching model with differentiated skills, we study the effect of a minimum wage on mismatch. Introducing a minimum wage appears to improve the assignment of jobs to workers by making ?bad? matches impossible. Three main results are established. First, a minimum wage increase may impr...

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Volume: 74
Main Author: Gavrel, Frédéric
Lebon, Isabelle
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: De Boeck Université 2008
published in: Recherches économiques de Louvain Vol. 74; no. 1; pp. 53 - 75
Data of publication: 2008
Series: Recherches économiques de Louvain
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Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: RePEc
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