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Social Interactions in the Labor Market

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  • Grodner, Andrew
  • Kniesner, Thomas J.
  • Bishop, John A.

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We examine theoretically and empirically social interactions in labor markets and how policy prescriptions can change dramatically when there are social interactions present.

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Volume (Year): 6 (2011)
Issue (Month): 4 (September)
Pages: 265-366

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Keywords: Social interactions; Spillover; Conformity; Inequality; Poverty; Labor supply; Reference group; Social multiplier; Income tax; PSID; Labor Economics; Public economics; Econometrics;

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