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On the welfare implications of firing costs

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  • Booth, Alison L.
  • Zoega, Gylfi

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal European Journal of Political Economy.

Volume (Year): 19 (2003)
Issue (Month): 4 (November)
Pages: 759-775

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Handle: RePEc:eee:poleco:v:19:y:2003:i:4:p:759-775

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Cited by:
  1. Andrea Ricci & Robert J Waldmann, 2011. "Firm Financed Training and pareto Improving Firing taxes," CEIS Research Paper, Tor Vergata University, CEIS 197, Tor Vergata University, CEIS, revised 20 Jun 2011.
  2. Olivier Charlot & Franck Malherbert, 2010. "Education and the Welfare Gains from Employment Protection," Cahiers de recherche, CIRPEE 1012, CIRPEE.
  3. Andrea Ricci & Robert Waldmann, 2011. "Job security and training: the case of Pareto improving firing taxes," Quaderni del Dipartimento di Economia, Finanza e Statistica, Università di Perugia, Dipartimento Economia, Finanza e Statistica 91/2011, Università di Perugia, Dipartimento Economia, Finanza e Statistica.
  4. Holmlund, Bertil, 2013. "What do labor market institutions do?," Working Paper Series, Uppsala University, Department of Economics 2013:23, Uppsala University, Department of Economics.
  5. Felipe Balmaceda, 2008. "Firm-Provided Training and Labor Market Policies," Documentos de Trabajo, Centro de Economía Aplicada, Universidad de Chile 252, Centro de Economía Aplicada, Universidad de Chile.

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