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Empirical Economics

, Volume 18, Issue 3, pp 447–468 | Cite as

Measuring the placement effects of two wage-subsidy schemes for the long-term unemployed

  • Jaap de Koning
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Abstract

A detailed evaluation is given of two dutch wage subsidy schemes. Aspects covered are: deadweight, displacement, effects an employment and continuity of labour-force participation. Both aggregate data (time-series and cross-section data) and individual survey data have been used to estimate the various effects.

JEL Classification System-Numbers

C21 C22 C25 J38 J64 J78 

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© Physica-Verlag 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jaap de Koning
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  1. 1.Department of Labour-Market and EducationThe Netherlands Economic InstituteRotterdamThe Netherlands

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