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Are Labor Market Indicators Telling the Truth? Role of Measurement Error in the U.S. Current Population Survey

Are Labor Market Indicators Telling the Truth? Role of Measurement Error in the U.S. Current Population Survey »

Source: Are Labor Market Indicators Telling the Truth? Role of Measurement Error in the U.S. Current Population Survey

Volume/Issue: 2019/40

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ippei Shibata

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 February 2019

ISBN: 9781498300452

Keywords: Persons not in labor force, Labor market policy, Labor force, Labor force participation, Labor markets, Gross Worker Flows, Current Population Survey, Classification Errors, Unemployment, Shimer

Labor market indicators are critical for policymakers, but measurement error in labor force survey data is known to be substantial. In this paper, I quantify the implications of classification errors in the U.S. Cu...

Designing Labor Market Institutions in Emerging and Developing Economies

Designing Labor Market Institutions in Emerging and Developing Economies »

Source: Designing Labor Market Institutions in Emerging and Developing Economies : Evidence and Policy Options

Volume/Issue: 2019/4

Series: Staff Discussion Notes

Author(s): Romain Duval , and Prakash Loungani

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 May 2019

ISBN: 9781498313261

Keywords: Labor market institutions, Labor markets, Labor market policy, Market economies, Labor taxes, Employment Protection, Unemployment Benefits, Social Assistance, Cash Transfers, Minimum Wage

Designing Labor Market Institutions in Emerging and Developing Economies: Evidence and IMF Advice....

The Future of Work in Sub-Saharan Africa

The Future of Work in Sub-Saharan Africa »

Source: The Future of Work in Sub-Saharan Africa

Volume: 18

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Aidar Abdychev , Cristian Alonso , Emre Alper , Dominique Desruelle , Siddharth Kothari , Yun Liu , Mathilde Perinet , Sidra Rehman , Axel Schimmelpfennig , and Preya Sharma

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 December 2018

ISBN: 9781484383094

Keywords: Labor markets, Economic conditions, Economic development, Economic integration, National income, Economic growth, Poverty, Unemployment, Future of Work, Sub-Saharan Africa

Far-reaching changes in technology, climate, and global economic integration are transforming the world of work in ways that we do not yet fully understand. Will the swift technological advances of the Fourth Indus...

The Future of Work in Sub-Saharan Africa

The Future of Work in Sub-Saharan Africa »

Volume: 18

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Aidar Abdychev , Cristian Alonso , Emre Alper , Dominique Desruelle , Siddharth Kothari , Yun Liu , Mathilde Perinet , Sidra Rehman , Axel Schimmelpfennig , and Preya Sharma

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 December 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484383094.087

ISBN: 9781484383094

Keywords: Labor markets, Economic conditions, Economic development, Economic integration, National income, Economic growth, Poverty, Unemployment, Future of Work, Sub-Saharan Africa

Far-reaching changes in technology, climate, and global economic integration are transforming the world of work in ways that we do not yet fully understand. Will the swift technological advances of the Fourth Indus...

Designing Labor Market Institutions in Emerging and Developing Economies
			: Evidence and Policy Options

Designing Labor Market Institutions in Emerging and Developing Economies : Evidence and Policy Options »

Volume/Issue: 2019/4

Series: Staff Discussion Notes

Author(s): Romain Duval , and Prakash Loungani

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 May 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498313261.006

ISBN: 9781498313261

Keywords: Labor market institutions, Labor markets, Labor market policy, Market economies, Labor taxes, Employment Protection, Unemployment Benefits, Social Assistance, Cash Transfers, Minimum Wage

Designing Labor Market Institutions in Emerging and Developing Economies: Evidence and IMF Advice....

Republic of Armenia
			: Selected Issues

Republic of Armenia : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2019/155

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 June 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498318570.002

ISBN: 9781498318570

Keywords: Unemployment, Economic growth, Labor supply, Development, Labor force, labor market, corruption case, LFP, anti-corruption, high educational attainment

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Are Labor Market Indicators Telling the Truth? Role of Measurement Error in the U.S. Current Population Survey

Are Labor Market Indicators Telling the Truth? Role of Measurement Error in the U.S. Current Population Survey »

Volume/Issue: 2019/40

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ippei Shibata

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 February 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498300452.001

ISBN: 9781498300452

Keywords: Persons not in labor force, Labor market policy, Labor force, Labor force participation, Labor markets, Gross Worker Flows, Current Population Survey, Classification Errors, Unemployment, Shimer

Labor market indicators are critical for policymakers, but measurement error in labor force survey data is known to be substantial. In this paper, I quantify the implications of classification errors in the U.S. Cu...

Market Regulation, Cycles and Growth in a Monetary Union

Market Regulation, Cycles and Growth in a Monetary Union »

Volume/Issue: 2019/123

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Mirko Abbritti , and Sebastian Weber

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 June 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498311489.001

ISBN: 9781498311489

Keywords: Price indexes, Business cycles, Unemployment, Total factor productivity, Employment, Currency union, endogenous growth, labor and product market regulation, TFP, euro area

We build a two-country currency union DSGE model with endogenous growth to assess the role of cross-country differences in product and labor market regulations for long-term growth and for the adjustment to shocks....

Market Regulation, Cycles and Growth in a Monetary Union

Market Regulation, Cycles and Growth in a Monetary Union »

Source: Market Regulation, Cycles and Growth in a Monetary Union

Volume/Issue: 2019/123

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Mirko Abbritti , and Sebastian Weber

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498311489

Keywords: Price indexes, Business cycles, Unemployment, Total factor productivity, Employment, Currency union, endogenous growth, labor and product market regulation, TFP, euro area

We build a two-country currency union DSGE model with endogenous growth to assess the role of cross-country differences in product and labor market regulations for long-term growth and for the adjustment to shocks....

Republic of Armenia: Selected Issues

Republic of Armenia: Selected Issues »

Source: Republic of Armenia : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2019/155

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498318570

Keywords: Unemployment, Economic growth, Labor supply, Development, Labor force, labor market, corruption case, LFP, anti-corruption, high educational attainment

Selected Issues...