Series: Staff Discussion Notes
Author(s): Olivier Blanchard , Florence Jaumotte , and Prakash Loungani
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 29 March 2013
Keywords: Labor market institutions, Unemployment, Great Recession, employment, employment protection, labor market, unemployment insurance,
This paper does two things. First, it articulates what are the main implications of theoretical and empirical research for design of labor market policies and labor market institutions. Second, in this light, the p...