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Equilibrium unemployment-inequality correlation
(Louisiana State Univ Pr, 2012-06)
A vast empirical literature implies that increases in unemployment have an aggravating impact on income inequality, whence international and intertemporal inequality comparisons might be sometimes biased. We show how ...
Unemployment insurance based on individual savings accounts: lessons for other latin american and developing countries from Chile
(Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2015-12)
In recent years, unemployment protection systems based on individual savings have been instituted in several developing countries. Chile was one of the first countries to establish such a system, which at the time was ...
Unemployed, Now What? The Effect of Immigration on Unemployment Transitions of Native-born Workers in the United States
(Universidad EAFITEscuela de Economía y Finanzas, 2016-08-01)
Although one would expect the unemployed to be the population most likely affected by immigration, most of the studies have concentrated on investigating the effects immigration has on the employed population. Little is ...
Labor Shakes: Mid-Run Effects of the 27F Earthquake on Unemployment
(Munich Personal RePEc Archive, 2015)
I exploit the exogenous characteristic of a natural disaster occurred in Chile in order to explain its effects on general unemployment over affected and unaffected regions of the country in a mid-run timespan of 5 measured ...