Job Mobility and the Market for Lawyers
This paper studies the life cycle career choices of several cohorts of law school graduates from the University of Michigan. The model assumes that thses graduates act according to the optimal solution of a dynamic optimization problem in which they sequentially choose among five employment sectors.
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