Labor Market Size and Unemployment Duration: A Theoretical Note
AbstractWhen job prospects are uncertain, labor market size matters even when labor and jobs, respectively, are homogenous. The expected unemployment duration and its standard deviation may then differ systematically with labor market size.
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labor market; unemployment; labor market size;
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