Search Results

You are looking at 1 - 10 of 20 items

  • Keyword: and Vacancies: General, x
Clear All Modify Search
Regional Labor Market Disparities in Belgium

Regional Labor Market Disparities in Belgium »

Source: Regional Labor Market Disparities in Belgium

Volume/Issue: 2002/134

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Marcello Estevão

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2002

ISBN: 9781451855616

Keywords: geography, dynamics, divergences, unemployment, employment, labor force participation, labor force, unemployment rate, Mobility, and Vacancies: General,

Regional labor market discrepancies have been widening in Belgium in the last two decades and are more evident within particular demographic groups. These developments can largely be accounted for by worse matching...

Unemployment in Latin America and the Caribbean

Unemployment in Latin America and the Caribbean »

Source: Unemployment in Latin America and the Caribbean

Volume/Issue: 2011/252

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Laurence Ball , Nicolas de Roux Uribe , and Marc Hofstetter

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 2011

ISBN: 9781463923341

Keywords: Hysteresis, unemployment rates, unemployment rate, employment, unemployed, Open Economy Macroeconomics, Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies: General,

JEL Cl This study constructs a new data set on unemployment rates in Latin America and the Caribbean and then explores the determinants of unemployment. We compare different countries, finding that unemployment is...

On-the-Job Search and the Beveridge Curve

On-the-Job Search and the Beveridge Curve »

Source: On-the-Job Search and the Beveridge Curve

Volume/Issue: 2002/37

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Andrés Fuentes

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2002

ISBN: 9781451845587

Keywords: Matching models, job search, vacancies, unemployment, beveridge curve, unemployed, jobs, Mobility, and Vacancies: General,

This paper presents a theoretical and empirical investigation of the role on-the-job search plays in explaining shifts of the unemployment-vacancies relationship (the Beveridge curve). We show that the direction of...

Following Germany's Lead

Following Germany's Lead »

Source: Following Germany's Lead : Using International Monetary Linkages to Identify the Effect of Monetary Policy on the Economy

Volume/Issue: 2005/86

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2005

ISBN: 9781451861051

Keywords: forward looking bias, instrumental variables, inflation, central bank, nominal interest rates, real output, Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies: General,

Forward-looking behavior on the part of the monetary authority leads least squares estimates to understate the true growth consequences of monetary policy interventions. We present instrumental variables estimates...

Can Institutional Reform Reduce Job Destruction and Unemployment Duration? Yes it Can

Can Institutional Reform Reduce Job Destruction and Unemployment Duration? Yes it Can »

Source: Can Institutional Reform Reduce Job Destruction and Unemployment Duration? Yes it Can

Volume/Issue: 2012/54

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Esther Perez Ruiz , and Yao Yao

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2012

ISBN: 9781463937140

Keywords: Search model, unemployment inflows, unemployment duration, unemployment, unemployment rates, unemployment rate, employment, Wages, Compensation, and Labor Costs: General

We read search theory's unemployment equilibrium condition as an Iso-Unemployment Curve(IUC).The IUC is the locus of job destruction rates and expected unemployment durations rendering the same unemployment level....

Can Policies Affect Employment Intensity of Growth? A Cross-Country Analysis•

Can Policies Affect Employment Intensity of Growth? A Cross-Country Analysis• »

Source: Can Policies Affect Employment Intensity of Growth? A Cross-Country Analysis

Volume/Issue: 2012/218

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Davide Furceri , Ernesto Crivelli , and Joël Toujas-Bernate

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2012

ISBN: 9781475505689

Keywords: employment elasticities, structural policies, reforms, labor market, labor market policies, Macroeconomics: Consumption, Saving, Production, Employment and Investment: Other, Mobility

The aim of this paper is to provide new estimates of employment-output elasticities and assess the effect of structural and macroeocnomic policies on the employment-intensity of growth. Using an unbalanced panel of...

Unemployment and Labor Market Issues in Algeria

Unemployment and Labor Market Issues in Algeria »

Source: Unemployment and Labor Market Issues in Algeria

Volume/Issue: 2012/99

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Davide Furceri

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2012

ISBN: 9781475502893

Keywords: Labor market, flexibility, employment, unemployment rate, youth unemployment, unemployment rates, Macroeconomics: Consumption, Saving, Production, Employment and Investment: Other

The aim of this paper is to analyze unemployment and labor market developments in Algeria and assess the factors that may hamper employment creation. The results of the paper suggest that the relative low output-em...

Emerging Strains in GCC Labor Markets

Emerging Strains in GCC Labor Markets »

Source: Emerging Strains in GCC Labor Markets

Volume/Issue: 2004/71

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ugo Fasano-Filho , and Rishi Goyal

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2004

ISBN: 9781451849271

Keywords: GCC countries, labor market policies, matching function framework, unemployment, employment, unemployment rate, labor market, labor force, Wages, Compensation

Unemployment pressures among nationals are emerging in the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (GCC). 2 At a time when a rapidly growing number of young nationals are entering the labor force and go...

Regional Labor Market Disparities in Belgium

Regional Labor Market Disparities in Belgium »

Volume/Issue: 2002/134

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Marcello Estevão

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2002

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451855616.001

ISBN: 9781451855616

Keywords: geography, dynamics, divergences, unemployment, employment, labor force participation, labor force, unemployment rate, Mobility, and Vacancies: General,

Regional labor market discrepancies have been widening in Belgium in the last two decades and are more evident within particular demographic groups. These developments can largely be accounted for by worse matching...

Unemployment in Latin America and the Caribbean

Unemployment in Latin America and the Caribbean »

Volume/Issue: 2011/252

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Laurence Ball , Nicolas de Roux Uribe , and Marc Hofstetter

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781463923341.001

ISBN: 9781463923341

Keywords: Hysteresis, unemployment rates, unemployment rate, employment, unemployed, Open Economy Macroeconomics, Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies: General,

JEL Cl This study constructs a new data set on unemployment rates in Latin America and the Caribbean and then explores the determinants of unemployment. We compare different countries, finding that unemployment is...