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A matter of health and job satisfaction
			: Seniors, work and retirement in the Nordic region

A matter of health and job satisfaction : Seniors, work and retirement in the Nordic region »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Bjørn Halvorsen , and Jenny Tägtström

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2013

ISBN: 9789289325677

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Nordic Countries, Work Participation, Welfare Perspective, Labour Market, Social Insurance Systems, Discrimination

In all the Nordic countries there is a declared policy of increasing work participation among seniors. The most important reason comes from a more long-term population, generation and welfare perspective: gradually...

Sex Discrimination and Growth

Sex Discrimination and Growth »

Source: Sex Discrimination and Growth

Volume/Issue: 2000/84

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Berta Esteve-Volart

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2000

ISBN: 9781451850635

Keywords: primary education, sex discrimination, primary schooling, primary enrollment, female education

This paper argues that sex discrimination is an inefficient practice. We model sex discrimination as the complete exclusion of females from the labor market or as the exclusion of females from managerial positions....

Diversity in the Workplace

Diversity in the Workplace »

Source: Diversity in the Workplace

Volume/Issue: 2006/237

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Felix Vardy , and John Morgan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2006

ISBN: 9781451864977

Keywords: sequential search, statistical discrimination, reverse discrimination, discourse systems, probability, unemployment, equation, unemployment rates, Firm Behavior, Equity

We study a model where an employer, trying to fill a vacancy, engages in optimal sequential search by drawing from two subpopulations of candidates who differ in their "discourse systems": during an interview, a mi...

The Gender Gap in Education in Eritrea in 1991-1998

The Gender Gap in Education in Eritrea in 1991-1998 »

Source: The Gender Gap in Education in Eritrea in 1991-1998 : A Missed Opportunity?

Volume/Issue: 2001/94

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Joshua Comenetz , Ales Bulir , and Zuzana Brixiova

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2001

ISBN: 9781451851724

Keywords: Gender gap, growth, girls, female teachers, female education, enrollment rates, Labor Discrimination, Education: Government Policy, Welfare and Poverty: Other,

This paper shows that during the 1990s, and before the 1998-2000 border war with Eritrea, the gender gap in education in Eritrea has widened on the national level, and large regional disparities have persisted. The...

Discriminatory Pricing of Over-the-Counter Derivatives

Discriminatory Pricing of Over-the-Counter Derivatives »

Source: Discriminatory Pricing of Over-the-Counter Derivatives

Volume/Issue: 2019/100

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Harald Hau , Peter Hoffmann , Sam Langfield , and Yannick Timmer

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 May 2019

ISBN: 9781498303774

Keywords: Market interest rates, Credit default swap, Exchange markets, Interest parity, Currency swaps, Transaction costs, search frictions, information rents, RFQ platforms, RFQ

New regulatory data reveal extensive price discrimination against non-financial clients in the FX derivatives market. The client at the 90th percentile pays an effective spread of 0.5%, while the bottom quarter inc...

Macroeconomic Impacts of Gender Inequality and Informality in India

Macroeconomic Impacts of Gender Inequality and Informality in India »

Source: Macroeconomic Impacts of Gender Inequality and Informality in India

Volume/Issue: 2016/16

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Purva Khera

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 February 2016

ISBN: 9781475590784

Keywords: gender inequality, informality, DSGE model, Indian economy, Bayesian estimation, labor market, labor, workers, unemployment, labor force

This paper examines the macroeconomic interaction between informality and gender inequality in the labor market. A dynamic stochastic general equilibrium model is built to study the impact of gender-targeted polici...

Sex Discrimination and Growth

Sex Discrimination and Growth »

Volume/Issue: 2000/84

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Berta Esteve-Volart

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2000

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451850635.001

ISBN: 9781451850635

Keywords: primary education, sex discrimination, primary schooling, primary enrollment, female education

This paper argues that sex discrimination is an inefficient practice. We model sex discrimination as the complete exclusion of females from the labor market or as the exclusion of females from managerial positions....

Diversity in the Workplace

Diversity in the Workplace »

Volume/Issue: 2006/237

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Felix Vardy , and John Morgan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2006

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451864977.001

ISBN: 9781451864977

Keywords: sequential search, statistical discrimination, reverse discrimination, discourse systems, probability, unemployment, equation, unemployment rates, Firm Behavior, Equity

We study a model where an employer, trying to fill a vacancy, engages in optimal sequential search by drawing from two subpopulations of candidates who differ in their "discourse systems": during an interview, a mi...

The Gender Gap in Education in Eritrea in 1991-1998
			: A Missed Opportunity?

The Gender Gap in Education in Eritrea in 1991-1998 : A Missed Opportunity? »

Volume/Issue: 2001/94

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Joshua Comenetz , Ales Bulir , and Zuzana Brixiova

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2001

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451851724.001

ISBN: 9781451851724

Keywords: Gender gap, growth, girls, female teachers, female education, enrollment rates, Labor Discrimination, Education: Government Policy, Welfare and Poverty: Other,

This paper shows that during the 1990s, and before the 1998-2000 border war with Eritrea, the gender gap in education in Eritrea has widened on the national level, and large regional disparities have persisted. The...

Discriminatory Pricing of Over-the-Counter Derivatives

Discriminatory Pricing of Over-the-Counter Derivatives »

Volume/Issue: 2019/100

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Harald Hau , Peter Hoffmann , Sam Langfield , and Yannick Timmer

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 May 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498303774.001

ISBN: 9781498303774

Keywords: Market interest rates, Credit default swap, Exchange markets, Interest parity, Currency swaps, Transaction costs, search frictions, information rents, RFQ platforms, RFQ

New regulatory data reveal extensive price discrimination against non-financial clients in the FX derivatives market. The client at the 90th percentile pays an effective spread of 0.5%, while the bottom quarter inc...