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Die Reform der Arbeitslosenversicherung im Zuge der Agenda 2010 und ihr Einfluss auf die Arbeitslosigkeitsdauer � Simulationsergebnisse auf Basis der nicht-stationären Suchtheorie

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  • Björn Christensen
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    This paper examines the impacts on reservation wages of unemployed persons and on transition in employment due to the reform of the unemployment insurance system in Germany in the course of the Agenda 2010. A dynamic search model is developed, on which reservation wages are simulated for different groups of unemployed. Based on this, increases in the transition rates in employment are forecasted due to the reductions in reservation wages. It is shown that the reform of the unemployment transfer payments mainly affect unemployed persons with a high income before unemployment. For these persons the transition rates in employment are increased by 5% to 9% if they are eligible for social welfare. For unemployed persons without eligibility for social welfare the transition rates in employment are increased by 9% to 22%.

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    Paper provided by Kiel Institute for the World Economy in its series Kiel Working Papers with number 1171.

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    Length: 39 pages
    Date of creation: Jun 2003
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    Handle: RePEc:kie:kieliw:1171

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    Keywords: Agenda 2010; Arbeitslosigkeitsdauer; Reservationslöhne; Simulationen; Suchtheorie;

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    1. Hilmar Schneider & Olaf Fuchs, 2000. "Anreizwirkungen der Arbeitslosenunterstützung auf die Arbeitssuche," Wirtschaft im Wandel, Halle Institute for Economic Research, Halle Institute for Economic Research, vol. 6(11), pages 312-317.
    2. Hunt, Jennifer, 1995. "The Effect of Unemployment Compensation on Unemployment Duration in Germany," Journal of Labor Economics, University of Chicago Press, University of Chicago Press, vol. 13(1), pages 88-120, January.
    3. Rafael Lalive & Josef Zweimüller, . "Benefit Entitlement and the Labor Market: Evidence from a Large-Scale Policy Change," IEW - Working Papers, Institute for Empirical Research in Economics - University of Zurich 105, Institute for Empirical Research in Economics - University of Zurich.
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