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New incentives for businesses to train their employees are needed for economic recovery from COVID-19 Jiaqi Li, Anna Valero and Guglielmo Ventura January 2021
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Tags: covid-19; skills; education; employment; labour markets; labor markets

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Long-Term Unemployment and the Covid Downturn Jonathan Wadsworth
November 2020
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Tags: covid-19; unemployment; labour; labor; larbour markets; labor markets

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Work, care, and gender across UK lockdowns Claudia Hupkau and Barbara Petrongolo
November 2020
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Tags: covid-19; gender; wellbeing; equality; labour; labor; labour markets; labor markets

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1 Million Missing Immigrants (And 1.2 Million More UK-Born) Jonathan Wadsworth
November 2020
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Tags: immigration; covid-19; labour markets; labor markets; labour; labor

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How lockdowns have reversed traditional gender roles in some UK households and further entrenched them in others Claudia Hupkau and Barbara Petrongolo November 2020
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Tags: covid-19; labour markets; labor markets; employment; gender; equality

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Trade and geography Stephen J. Redding
September 2020
Paper No' CEPDP1718:
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JEL Classification: F1; J4; R1; R4


Tags: trade; geography; local labor markets

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Dream jobs: managers in internationally active firms have higher lifetime wages Giordano Mion, Luca David Opromolla and Gianmarco Ottaviano July 2020
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Tags: productivity; innovation; wages; labour markets; labor markets; labor; labour

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Place-based policies and spatial disparities across European cities Maximilian v. Ehrlich and Henry Overman
June 2020
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Tags: economic geography; human capital; skills; occupational choice; labor productivity; wage level and structure; regional labor markets; population; neighborhood characteristics

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Comments on "labor market trends and the changing value of time" Francesca Carta and Marta De Philippis
June 2020
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Tags: household interactions; labor market participation

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How a job guarantee scheme can avoid the slide into long-term unemployment Richard Layard
May 2020
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Tags: covid-19; wellbeing; employment; labour markets; labor markets; labor; labour

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COVID-19 and gender gaps: Latest evidence and lessons from the UK Claudia Hupkau and Barbara Petrongolo
April 2020
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Tags: covid-19; labour markets; labor markets; labour; labor; gender; education; childcare; uk

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Prepare for large wage cuts if you are younger and work in a small firm Brian Bell, Nicholas Bloom, Jack Blundell and Luigi Pistaferri April 2020
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Tags: wages; labour markets; labour; labor markets; labor; equality; inequality; gender

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A survey of gender gaps through the lens of the industry structure and local labor markets Barbara Petrongolo and Maddalena Ronchi April 2020
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JEL Classification: J16; J21; J31; J61


Tags: gender gaps; industry structure; local labor markets

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Technology can benefit a few superstar workers, at the expense of everyone else Felix Koenig
February 2020
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Tags: technological change; labour markets; labor markets; labour; labor; innovation

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The contribution of immigration to local labor market adjustment Michael Amior
February 2020
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JEL Classification: J61; J64; R23


Tags: immigration; geographical mobility; local labor markets; employment

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Immigration, local crowd-out and undercoverage bias Michael Amior
January 2020
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JEL Classification: J61; J64; R23


Tags: immigration; geographical mobility; local labor markets; employment

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The contribution of foreign migration to local labor market adjustment Michael Amior
November 2018
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JEL Classification: J61; J64; R23


Tags: migration; geographical mobility; local labor markets; employment

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The persistence of local joblessness Michael Amior and Alan Manning
July 2018
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JEL Classification: J21;J61;J64;R23


Tags: labor force; employment; geographic labor mobility; immigrant workers; unemployment; job search; regional migration; regional labor markets; population; neighborhood characteristics

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Intended versus unintended consequences of migration restriction policies: Evidence from a natural experiment in Indonesia Mattia Makovec, Ririn S. Purnamasari, Matteo Sandi and Astrid R. Savitri July 2018
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Tags: female migrants; indonesia; labor migration; local labor markets; migration policy; migration restrictions;

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Interaction of Public and Private Employment: Evidence from a German Government Move Giulia Faggio, Teresa Schlüter and Philipp vom Berge February 2018
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JEL Classification: R58; R23; J61; O1


Tags: regional government policy; regional labor markets; job displacement; economic development

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How Local Are Labor Markets? Evidence from a Spatial Job Search Model Alan Manning and Barbara Petrongolo
October 2017
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JEL Classification: J61;J64;R23;R58


Tags: geographic labor mobility; immigrant workers; unemployment; models; duration; incidence; job search; regional migration; regional labor markets; population; neighborhood characteristics

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Trade and Frictional Unemployment in the Global Economy Céline Carrère, Anja Grujovic and Frédéric Robert-Nicoud
December 2015
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JEL Classification: F15; F16; F17; J64


Tags: labor market frictions; unemployment; trade

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The persistence of local joblessness Michael Amior and Alan Manning
June 2015
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JEL Classification: J61; J64; R23


Tags: local labor markets; unemployment; inactivity; internal migration; commuting


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'The Persistence of Local Joblessness', Michael Amior and Alan Manning, American Economic Review, 108(7), July 2018
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Teachers and performance pay in 2014: first results of a survey David Marsden
February 2015
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JEL Classification: J33; J45; M52


Tags: compensation packages; payment methods; public sector labor markets; compensation

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Social Policies and Labor Market Outcomes in Latin America and the Caribbean: A Review of the Existing Evidence Mariano Bosch and Marco Manacorda December 2012
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JEL Classification: J08; J32; J38


Tags: social policies; labor markets; latin america; caribbean

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Can pay regulation kill? Panel data evidence on the effect of labor markets on hospital performance Carol Propper and John Van Reenen April 2010
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Tags: labor market regulation; hospital quality; hospital productivity; skills; productivity

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The wage impact of trade unions in the UK public and private sectors David Blanchflower and Alex Bryson
January 2010
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Tags: unions; wers; wages; labor markets

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What if Congress Doubled R&D Spending on the Physical Sciences? Richard Freeman and John Van Reenen
May 2009
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JEL Classification: J23; J45; O30


Tags: basic science; r&d; labor markets for scientists; globalization

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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
Long-Term Effects of Forced Migration Markus Jäntti, Matti Sarvimäki and Roope Uusitalo
March 2009
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JEL Classification: J60; O15; R23


Tags: migration; displaced persons; regional labor markets

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Labor Market Reforms, Job Instability, and the Flexibility of the Employment Relationship Niko Matouschek, P Ramezzana and Frédéric Robert-Nicoud April 2008
Paper No' CEPDP0865:
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JEL Classification: J41; D82


Tags: search; bargaining; asymmetric information; labor market reform

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Gross Worker Flows in the Presence of Informal Labor Markets. The Mexican Experience 1987-2002 Mariano Bosch and William Maloney October 2006
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JEL Classification: J41;J42; J6


Tags: gross worker flows; labor market dynamics; informality; developing countries

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Factor Price Equality and the Economies of the United States Andrew B. Bernard, Stephen Redding and Peter K. Schott
July 2005
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JEL Classification: F16; J30; R23; C14


Tags: factor price equality; regional wages; neoclassical trade theory; labor market areas

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Labor and the Market Value of the Firm Monika Merz and Eran Yashiv
May 2005
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JEL Classification: E22; E23; E24;G12


Tags: production-based asset pricing; labor market frictions; gross flows; q-model; gmm


This paper has been published as:
American Economic Review, 2007, Volume 97, Issue 4,1419-1431
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Evaluating the Performance of the Search and Matching Model Eran Yashiv
February 2005
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JEL Classification: E24; E32; J32; J63


Tags: search; matching; u.s. labor market; vacancies; labor market flows; business cycles.


This paper has been published as:
European Economic Review 2006, Volume 50, Issue 4, 909-936
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Crime and economic incentives Stephen Machin and Costas Meghir
September 2004
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Tags: crime; incentives; labor market opportunities; returns to crime

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Labor Market Institutions, Wages and Investment Jörn-Steffen Pischke
September 2004
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JEL Classification: E22; E24; J23; J24; J31


Tags: frictional labor markets; human capital; changes in wage inequality


This paper has been published as:
CESifo Economic Studies 51, 1/2005, pp.47-75
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Evaluating the employment impact of a mandatory job search program Richard Blundell, Monica Costa Dias, Costas Meghir and John Van Reenen June 2004
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Tags: equilibrium wage effects; new deal for young people; labor market; uk economy; employment

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Short Job Tenures and Firing Taxes in the Search Theory of Unemployment Vasileios Gkionakis
April 2004
Paper No' CEPDP0628:
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JEL Classification: J64;J63;E24


Tags: labor market policies; firing taxes; probation period; temporary contracts; unemployment

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Minimum Wages and On-the-Job Training Daron Acemoglu and Jörn-Steffen Pischke
April 2002
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JEL Classification: J24;J31;J41


Tags: imperfect labor markets; low wage workers; general human capital; firm sponsored training


This paper has been published as:
Research in Labor Economics 22, 2003, pp.159-202