Unemployment and work sharing in an efficiency wage model
AbstractThis paper accounts for work sharing and unemployment in an efficiency wage model. The Solow condition holds when working hours are exogenous. Under the assumption of endogeneity and using general forms for the effort and cost functions, we prove that work sharing may have a reducing impact on unemployment.
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Volume (Year): 10 (2004)
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- Jellal, Mohamed & Bouadbdallah, khaled & wolff, François charles, 2004. "Unemployment and work sharing in an efficiency wage model," MPRA Paper 38429, University Library of Munich, Germany.
- J4 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Particular Labor Markets
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