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Labor Force Participation Dynamics in the Romanian Labor Market

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  • Alexandru Voicu

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We use micro data from the Romanian Labor Force Survey to analyze the effect of the restructuring process on the Romanian labor market. We identify the reallocation mechanisms at work in the Romanian labor market, and we analyze the way personal characteristics influence inviduals' ability to adjust to labor market transformations. Participation decisions made by individuals are modeled as Markov decision processes. The resulting multivariate probit models are estimated using Markov Chain Monte Carlo techniques.

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Paper provided by William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan in its series William Davidson Institute Working Papers Series with number 481.

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Length: 39 pages
Date of creation: 01 Jul 2002
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Handle: RePEc:wdi:papers:2002-481

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Keywords: labor force participation; transition economy; Markov chain Monte Carlo;

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