Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Martin Schindler , and Mariya Aleksynska
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 July 2011
Keywords: unemployment benefit systems, gross replacement rate, benefit coverage, advance notice, severance payment, employment, labor market, unemployment benefits, social security, employment legislation
This paper documents a new database of labor market regulations during 1980-2005 in 91 countries, including low-, middle- and high-income countries, and contains information on unemployment insurance systems, minim...