Government Programs Can Improve Local Labor Markets, But Do They? A Re-Analysis of Ham, Swenson, Imrohoro?lu, and Song (2011)
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Keywordsenterprise zones; poverty;
- J23 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - Labor Demand
- J38 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Wages, Compensation, and Labor Costs - - - Public Policy
- R12 - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics - - General Regional Economics - - - Size and Spatial Distributions of Regional Economic Activity; Interregional Trade (economic geography)
NEP fieldsThis paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-GEO-2018-01-15 (Economic Geography)
- NEP-LMA-2018-01-15 (Labor Markets - Supply, Demand, & Wages)
- NEP-LTV-2018-01-15 (Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty)
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