Wage Bargaining and Turnover Costs with Heterogeneous Labour: The No-screening Case
AbstractWe study the effects of mobility costs in a model of wage bargaining between workers and firms, where there is instantaneous matching, free firm entry, heterogeneous labour, and workers' individual productivities are discovered by firms only after being hired. We derive the employment level and the minimum quality standard, in the market solution and in the socially efficient solution.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Oslo University, Department of Economics in its series Memorandum with number 14/1998.
Length: 21 pages
Date of creation: 1998
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WAGES ; BARGAINING ; LABOUR MARKET;
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