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6 Labor Market Policies and Unemployment Dynamics in Spain

6 Labor Market Policies and Unemployment Dynamics in Spain »

Source: Economic Policies and Unemployment Dynamics in Europe

Series: Books

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 January 1997

ISBN: 9781557755780

Keywords: unemployment, employment, unemployment rate, wage, bargaining

No country in Europe has as great an unemployment problem as Spain. From less than 5 percent in the mid-1970s, the unemployment rate has peaked at more than 20 percent in each of the last two economic slowdo...

Okun's Law

Okun's Law »

Source: Okun's Law : Fit at 50?

Volume/Issue: 2013/10

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Laurence Ball , Daniel Leigh , and Prakash Loungani

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 January 2013

ISBN: 9781475574265

Keywords: Unemploymnent, Okun&;amp;#x2019;s law, Economic fluctuations, employment, recession, unemployment rate, jobless, Economic fluctuations.,

This paper asks how well Okun's Law fits short-run unemployment movements in the United States since 1948 and in twenty advanced economies since 1980. We find that Okun's Law isa strong and stable relationship in m...

Part I: Removing Obstacles to Growth

Part I: Removing Obstacles to Growth »

Source: Jobs and Growth : Supporting the European Recovery: Supporting the European Recovery

Series: Books

Author(s): Martin Schindler , Helge Berger , Bas Bakker , and Antonio Spilimbergo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 April 2014

ISBN: 9781484304464

Keywords: labor market, employment, unemployment, regulations, labor productivity

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Part II: Laying the Foundations for Jobs and Growth

Part II: Laying the Foundations for Jobs and Growth »

Source: Jobs and Growth : Supporting the European Recovery: Supporting the European Recovery

Series: Books

Author(s): Martin Schindler , Helge Berger , Bas Bakker , and Antonio Spilimbergo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 April 2014

ISBN: 9781484304464

Keywords: labor market, employment, unemployment, regulations, labor productivity

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Part III: Achieving Sustainable Growth in a Globalized World

Part III: Achieving Sustainable Growth in a Globalized World »

Source: Jobs and Growth : Supporting the European Recovery: Supporting the European Recovery

Series: Books

Author(s): Martin Schindler , Helge Berger , Bas Bakker , and Antonio Spilimbergo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 April 2014

ISBN: 9781484304464

Keywords: labor market, employment, unemployment, regulations, labor productivity

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Perspectives on Regional Unemployment in Europe

Perspectives on Regional Unemployment in Europe »

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Antonio Spilimbergo , Eswar Prasad , and Paolo Mauro

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 May 1999

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781557758002.084

ISBN: 9781557758002

Keywords: unemployment, unemployment rates, employment, unemployment rate, bargaining

The third stage of European Economic and Monetary Union (EMU) was implemented in January 1999 against the specter of persistently high unemployment in many of the participating countries. While the high European un...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Perspectives on Regional Unemployment in Europe

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Antonio Spilimbergo , Eswar Prasad , and Paolo Mauro

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 May 1999

ISBN: 9781557758002

Keywords: unemployment, unemployment rates, employment, unemployment rate, bargaining

The third stage of European Economic and Monetary Union (EMU) was implemented in January 1999 against the specter of persistently high unemployment in many of the participating countries. While the high European un...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Perspectives on Regional Unemployment in Europe

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Antonio Spilimbergo , Eswar Prasad , and Paolo Mauro

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 May 1999

ISBN: 9781557758002

Keywords: unemployment, unemployment rates, employment, unemployment rate, bargaining

The third stage of European Economic and Monetary Union (EMU) was implemented in January 1999 against the specter of persistently high unemployment in many of the participating countries. While the high European un...

Physical Capital Adjustment within Spain

Physical Capital Adjustment within Spain »

Source: Physical Capital Adjustment within Spain : Long-Run and Short-Run Analysis

Volume/Issue: 2001/17

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Antonio Spilimbergo , and Paolo Mauro

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2001

ISBN: 9781451843538

Keywords: capital and labor movement, employment, private capital, unemployment, capital market, regional employment,

This paper considers the adjustment of physical capital within a country in the long run and in the short run. It uses a unique data set on income, labor, human capital, and private and public physical capital in t...

Search Unemployment with Advance Notice

Search Unemployment with Advance Notice »

Source: Search Unemployment with Advance Notice

Volume/Issue: 1998/119

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Pietro Garibaldi

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 1998

ISBN: 9781451854145

Keywords: unemployment flows, firing costs, search theory, unemployment, jobs, job creation, employment, unemployed

This paper proposes and solves a search model in which job separation requires mandatory notice. When jobs are subject to idiosyncratic uncertainty, firms would issue advance notice even with good business conditio...