How important is intra-household risk sharing for savings and labor supply?
While it is recognized that the family is primarily an institution for risk sharing, little is known about the quantitative effects of this informal source of insurance on savings and labor supply. In this paper, we present a model where workers (females and males) are subject to idiosyncratic emplo...
|Place of publication:||
Universidad Carlos III, Departamento de Economía
|Data of publication:||2011/09|
Economics Working Papers
|Online Access:||available in Bonn?|
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