Priority to unemployed immigrants? A causal machine learning evaluation of training in Belgium

Bart Cockx (Ghent University and IZA), Michael Lechner (SEW, University of St. Gallen and IZA), Joost Bollens (VDAB) ; IZA Institute of Labor Economics

We investigate heterogenous employment effects of Flemish training programmes. Based on administrative individual data, we analyse programme effects at various aggregation levels using Modified Causal Forests (MCF), a causal machine learning estimator for multiple programmes. While all programmes ha...

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Volume: no. 12875
Main Author: Cockx, Bart
Lechner, Michael
Bollens, Joost
Format: eBook
Language: English
Related: Forschungsinstitut zur Zukunft der Arbeit ¬[Herausgebendes Organ]
Ort : Verlag : ErscheinungsdatumBonn, Germany : IZA Institute of Labor Economics : December 2019
Erscheinungsort: (Ort)Bonn
Extent: 1 Online-Ressource (68 Seiten) : Diagramme
Umfang: (Dateityp; Kodierungsformat)Textdatei; PDF
Series: Discussion paper series / IZA Institute of Labor Economics ; no. 12875
Links: Fulltext
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Database: ULB Bonn