Labour Market Signalling and Unemployment Duration: An Empirical Analysis Using Employer–employee Data

Anders Frederiksen, Rikke Rikke Ibsen, Michael Rosholm, Niels Westergård-Nielsen

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Abstract

We test the signalling hypothesis using detailed flow-based employer–employee data from Denmark. Our main findings are: the signalling value is proportional to the proportion of employees dismissed from the workplace and the signal is uniform across occupation groups
We test the signalling hypothesis using detailed flow-based employer–employee data from Denmark. Our main findings are: the signalling value is proportional to the proportion of employees dismissed from the workplace and the signal is uniform across occupation groups
LanguageEnglish
JournalEconomics Letters
Volume118
Issue number1
Pages84–86
ISSN0165-1765
StatePublished - 2013
Externally publishedYes

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    Frederiksen, Anders ; Rikke Ibsen, Rikke ; Rosholm, Michael ; Westergård-Nielsen, Niels. / Labour Market Signalling and Unemployment Duration : An Empirical Analysis Using Employer–employee Data. In: Economics Letters. 2013 ; Vol. 118, No. 1. pp. 84–86
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    Labour Market Signalling and Unemployment Duration : An Empirical Analysis Using Employer–employee Data. / Frederiksen, Anders; Rikke Ibsen, Rikke; Rosholm, Michael; Westergård-Nielsen, Niels.

    In: Economics Letters, Vol. 118, No. 1, 2013, p. 84–86.

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