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Tarja K. Viitanen

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First Name:Tarja
Middle Name:K.
Last Name:Viitanen
RePEc Short-ID:pvi68
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Institute of Labor Economics (IZA)

Bonn, Germany
RePEc:edi:izaaade (more details at EDIRC)

Department of Economics
School of Business
University of Otago

Dunedin, New Zealand
RePEc:edi:etotanz (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Viitanen, Tarja, 2014. "The Divorce Revolution and Generalized Trust: Evidence from the United States 1973-2010," IZA Discussion Papers 7966, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  2. Viitanen, Tarja, 2011. "Parental Divorce and Generalized Trust," IZA Discussion Papers 5898, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  3. Libertad González Luna & Tarja Viitanen, 2008. "The long term effects of legalizing divorce on children," Economics Working Papers 1122, Department of Economics and Business, Universitat Pompeu Fabra.
  4. Viitanen, Tarja, 2007. "Informal and Formal Care in Europe," IZA Discussion Papers 2648, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  5. Viitanen, Tarja, 2007. "Public versus Private Provision of Daycare: An Experimental Evaluation," IZA Discussion Papers 3009, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  6. Tarja Viitanen, 2007. "Childcare voucher and labour market behaviour: Experimental evidence from Finland," Working Papers 2007011, The University of Sheffield, Department of Economics, revised Aug 2007.
  7. Siebert, W. Stanley & Zubanov, Nick & Chevalier, Arnaud & Viitanen, Tarja, 2006. "Labour Turnover and Labour Productivity in a Retail Organization," IZA Discussion Papers 2322, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  8. González, Libertad & Viitanen, Tarja, 2006. "The Effect of Divorce Laws on Divorce Rates in Europe," IZA Discussion Papers 2023, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  9. Colm Harmon & Claire Finn & Arnaud Chevalier & Tarja Viitanen, 2006. "The economics of early childhood care and education : technical research paper for the National Economic and Social Forum," Open Access publications 10197/671, School of Economics, University College Dublin.
  10. Tarja K. Viitanen, 2004. "The Impact of Children on Female Earnings in Britain," Discussion Papers of DIW Berlin 415, DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research.
  11. Viitanen, Tarja K & Arnaud Chevalier, 2003. "The Supply of Childcare in Britain: Do Mothers Queue for Childcare?," Royal Economic Society Annual Conference 2003 211, Royal Economic Society.
  12. Arnaud Chevalier & Tarja K. Viitanen, 2002. "The Long-Run Labour Market Consequences of Teenage Motherhood in Britain," CEP Discussion Papers dp0516, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE.
  13. Arnaud Chevalier & Tarja K. Viitanen, 2000. "The Long-Run Labour Market Consequences of Teenage Motherhood," Keele Department of Economics Discussion Papers (1995-2001) 2000/03, Department of Economics, Keele University.


  1. Tarja Viitanen, 2014. "Parental divorce and other determinants of interpersonal trust: Evidence from HILDA panel data," Australian Journal of Labour Economics (AJLE), Bankwest Curtin Economics Centre (BCEC), Curtin Business School, vol. 17(1), pages 35-53.
  2. Viitanen, Tarja K., 2014. "The divorce revolution and generalized trust: Evidence from the United States 1973–2010," International Review of Law and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 38(C), pages 25-32.
  3. Tarja Viitanen, 2014. "The motherhood wage gap in the UK over the life cycle," Review of Economics of the Household, Springer, vol. 12(2), pages 259-276, June.
  4. Tarja Viitanen, 2011. "Child care voucher and labour market behaviour: experimental evidence from Finland," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 43(23), pages 3203-3212.
  5. Tarja Viitanen, 2010. "Informal eldercare across Europe: Estimates from the European Community Household Panel," Economic Analysis and Policy, Elsevier, vol. 40(2), pages 149-178, September.
  6. González, Libertad & Viitanen, Tarja K., 2009. "The effect of divorce laws on divorce rates in Europe," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 53(2), pages 127-138, February.
  7. Tarja K. Viitanen, 2005. "Cost of Childcare and Female Employment in the UK," LABOUR, CEIS, vol. 19(s1), pages 149-170, December.
  8. Arnaud Chevalier & Tarja K. Viitanen & Tarja K. Viitanen, 2003. "The long-run labour market consequences of teenage motherhood in Britain," Journal of Population Economics, Springer;European Society for Population Economics, vol. 16(2), pages 323-343, May.
  9. A. Chevalier & T. K. Viitanen, 2002. "The causality between female labour force participation and the availability of childcare," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 9(14), pages 915-918.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 12 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (6) 2003-06-16 2006-09-30 2007-11-24 2008-10-28 2008-11-11 2011-08-22. Author is listed
  2. NEP-LAW: Law and Economics (5) 2006-03-18 2007-03-10 2008-10-28 2008-11-11 2014-03-01. Author is listed
  3. NEP-EEC: European Economics (4) 2006-03-18 2007-03-31 2007-11-24 2007-11-24
  4. NEP-SOC: Social Norms and Social Capital (3) 2007-03-31 2011-08-22 2014-03-01
  5. NEP-DEM: Demographic Economics (2) 2011-08-22 2014-03-01
  6. NEP-EXP: Experimental Economics (2) 2007-09-16 2007-11-24
  7. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (1) 2006-09-30
  8. NEP-CBE: Cognitive and Behavioural Economics (1) 2011-08-22
  9. NEP-EFF: Efficiency and Productivity (1) 2006-09-30
  10. NEP-EVO: Evolutionary Economics (1) 2014-03-01
  11. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (1) 2007-03-31
  12. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic and Financial History (1) 2014-03-01
  13. NEP-HRM: Human Capital and Human Resource Management (1) 2006-09-30


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