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Deconstructing Job Creation

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Source: Deconstructing Job Creation

Volume/Issue: 1999/109

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Pietro Garibaldi , and Paolo Mauro

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 1999

ISBN: 9781451853193

Keywords: job creation, European unemployment, firing costs, employment, jobs, unemployment, employment growth

This paper studies net employment growth across 21 OECD economies in 1980-97, focusing on experiences within the European Union. It finds that sectoral effects can only partially account for differences in job crea...

Dismal Employment Growth in EU Countries

Dismal Employment Growth in EU Countries »

Source: Dismal Employment Growth in EU Countries : The Role of Corporate Balance Sheet Repair and Dual Labor Markets

Volume/Issue: 2013/179

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Bas Bakker , and Li Zeng

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 August 2013

ISBN: 9781484311639

Keywords: saving, firms, employment growth, labor market, unemployment, employment losses, General,

This paper argues that the large differences among EU countries in post-crisis employment performance are to a large extent driven by the need to adjust corporate balance sheets, which had greatly deteriorated duri...

Do Labor Market Policies and Growth Fundamentals Matter for Income Inequality in Oecd Countries? Some Empirical Evidence

Do Labor Market Policies and Growth Fundamentals Matter for Income Inequality in Oecd Countries? Some Empirical Evidence »

Source: Do Labor Market Policies and Growth Fundamentals Matter for Income Inequality in Oecd Countries? Some Empirical Evidence

Volume/Issue: 1997/3

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Patrick Van Houdt

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1997

ISBN: 9781451841862

Keywords: labor market, labor market policies, unemployment, employment, active labor

Income distribution may be related to fundamentals affecting economic growth and to labor market policies. Noting that inequality is affected by unemployment. This paper presents a model in which labor market polic...

Explaining Unemployment in Spain

Explaining Unemployment in Spain »

Source: Explaining Unemployment in Spain : Structural Change, Cyclical Fluctuations, and Labor Market Rigidities

Volume/Issue: 1994/102

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jeffrey Franks

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 1994

ISBN: 9781451852578

Keywords: unemployment, employment, unemployment rate, unemployed, unemployment benefits

Spain has the most serious and persistent unemployment problem in Europe, with an unemployment rate that reached 24.6 percent in early 1994. This paper explores the characteristics of this unemployment problem, its...

How Do the Skilled and the Unskilled Respond to Regional Shocks? the Case of Spain

How Do the Skilled and the Unskilled Respond to Regional Shocks? the Case of Spain »

Source: How Do the Skilled and the Unskilled Respond to Regional Shocks? the Case of Spain

Volume/Issue: 1998/77

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Paolo Mauro , and Antonio Spilimbergo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 1998

ISBN: 9781451956764

Keywords: regional unemployment, skill level, unemployment, unemployment rates, unemployment rate, employment, bargaining

Are there any differences in how workers of different skill levels respond to regional shocks? This paper addresses that question using the methodology of Blanchard and Katz (1992) and a unique data set on working-...

Deconstructing Job Creation

Deconstructing Job Creation »

Volume/Issue: 1999/109

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Pietro Garibaldi , and Paolo Mauro

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 1999

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451853193.001

ISBN: 9781451853193

Keywords: job creation, European unemployment, firing costs, employment, jobs, unemployment, employment growth

This paper studies net employment growth across 21 OECD economies in 1980-97, focusing on experiences within the European Union. It finds that sectoral effects can only partially account for differences in job crea...

Dismal Employment Growth in EU Countries
			: The Role of Corporate Balance Sheet Repair and Dual Labor Markets

Dismal Employment Growth in EU Countries : The Role of Corporate Balance Sheet Repair and Dual Labor Markets »

Volume/Issue: 2013/179

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Bas Bakker , and Li Zeng

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 August 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484311639.001

ISBN: 9781484311639

Keywords: saving, firms, employment growth, labor market, unemployment, employment losses, General,

This paper argues that the large differences among EU countries in post-crisis employment performance are to a large extent driven by the need to adjust corporate balance sheets, which had greatly deteriorated duri...

Do Labor Market Policies and Growth Fundamentals Matter for Income Inequality in Oecd Countries? Some Empirical Evidence

Do Labor Market Policies and Growth Fundamentals Matter for Income Inequality in Oecd Countries? Some Empirical Evidence »

Volume/Issue: 1997/3

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Patrick Van Houdt

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1997

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451841862.001

ISBN: 9781451841862

Keywords: labor market, labor market policies, unemployment, employment, active labor

Income distribution may be related to fundamentals affecting economic growth and to labor market policies. Noting that inequality is affected by unemployment. This paper presents a model in which labor market polic...

Explaining Unemployment in Spain
			: Structural Change, Cyclical Fluctuations, and Labor Market Rigidities

Explaining Unemployment in Spain : Structural Change, Cyclical Fluctuations, and Labor Market Rigidities »

Volume/Issue: 1994/102

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jeffrey Franks

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 1994

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451852578.001

ISBN: 9781451852578

Keywords: unemployment, employment, unemployment rate, unemployed, unemployment benefits

Spain has the most serious and persistent unemployment problem in Europe, with an unemployment rate that reached 24.6 percent in early 1994. This paper explores the characteristics of this unemployment problem, its...

How Do the Skilled and the Unskilled Respond to Regional Shocks? the Case of Spain

How Do the Skilled and the Unskilled Respond to Regional Shocks? the Case of Spain »

Volume/Issue: 1998/77

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Paolo Mauro , and Antonio Spilimbergo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 1998

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451956764.001

ISBN: 9781451956764

Keywords: regional unemployment, skill level, unemployment, unemployment rates, unemployment rate, employment, bargaining

Are there any differences in how workers of different skill levels respond to regional shocks? This paper addresses that question using the methodology of Blanchard and Katz (1992) and a unique data set on working-...