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Employment Adjustment and Part-time Work: Lessons from the United States and the United Kingdom

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  • Daniel Borowczyk-Martins & Étienne Lalé, 2017. "Employment Adjustment and Part-time Work: Lessons from the United States and the United Kingdom," CIRANO Working Papers 2017s-27, CIRANO.
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    Keywords

    Employment; Hours; Part-time Work; Business Cycles; Demand and Supply of Labor;
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    JEL classification:

    • E24 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Consumption, Saving, Production, Employment, and Investment - - - Employment; Unemployment; Wages; Intergenerational Income Distribution; Aggregate Human Capital; Aggregate Labor Productivity
    • E32 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles - - - Business Fluctuations; Cycles
    • J21 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - Labor Force and Employment, Size, and Structure
    • J23 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - Labor Demand

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