Structural change and long-term unemployment in Ireland

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dc.contributor.author Strobl, Eric
dc.contributor.author Walsh, Patrick P.
dc.date.accessioned 2009-04-01T13:34:00Z
dc.date.available 2009-04-01T13:34:00Z
dc.date.copyright Trinity College Dublin, Department of Economics 1996 en
dc.date.issued 1996
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10197/983
dc.description.abstract In this paper we investigate the build-up in male long-term unemployment by allowing for heterogeneity both in the unemployment inflow and conditional survival rates. We construct semi-annual series of the male flows into and out of the Irish Live Register for the period 1967 to 1995 and develop a methodology that allows us to decompose the unemployment inflow by age and unemployment scheme and the unemployment outflow by duration of spell, age and unemployment scheme. Our results in conjunction with other evidence indicate that it was heterogeneity in the unemployment inflow caused by the changing occupational structure of employment over the 1980s that caused the build-up and persistance of male long-term unemployment in Ireland. en
dc.format.extent 4304 bytes
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Trinity College Dublin. Department of Economics en
dc.relation.ispartofseries Trinity Economics Papers Series en
dc.relation.ispartofseries No. 9610 en
dc.subject.classification J10 en
dc.subject.lcsh Unemployment--Ireland en
dc.subject.lcsh Men--Employment--Ireland en
dc.subject.lcsh Hard-core unemployed--Ireland en
dc.title Structural change and long-term unemployment in Ireland en
dc.type Working Paper en
dc.internal.authorurl Patrick P. Walsh (web page) en
dc.internal.authorurl http://www.ucd.ie/research/people/politicsintrelations/professorpatrickpaulwalsh/ en
dc.internal.authorid UCD0027 en
dc.internal.availability Full text available en
dc.status Not peer reviewed en
dc.neeo.contributor Strobl|Eric|aut|
dc.neeo.contributor Walsh|Patrick P.|aut|UCD0027


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