Is there a better measure of self-assessed disability?
AbstractActivity limitations and work limitations are often used interchangeably to proxy work disability. The findings of this article show that both definitions produce very similar estimates of disability effect on labour force participation if a two-step model is used to address the endogeneity of these self-assessed measures.
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Volume (Year): 19 (2012)
Issue (Month): 14 (September)
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- Oguzoglu, Umut, 2012. "Dynamics of Disability and Work in Canada," IZA Discussion Papers 6603, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
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