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Author Cahuc, Pierre.

Title Labor economics / Pierre Cahuc and André Zylberberg
Published Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, [2004]


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Description xxxiii, 844 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Pt. 1. Supply and Demand Behaviors -- Ch. 1. Labor Supply -- Ch. 2. Education and Human Capital -- Ch. 3. Job Search -- Ch. 4. Labor Demand -- Pt. 2. Wage Formation -- Ch. 5. Compensating Wage Differentials and Discrimination -- Ch. 6. Contracts, Risk-Sharing, and Incentive -- Ch. 7. Collective Bargaining -- Pt. 3. Unemployment and Inequality -- Ch. 8. Unemployment and Inflation -- Ch. 9. Job Reallocation and Unemployment -- Ch. 10. Technological Progress, Globalization, and Inequalities -- Pt. 4. Institutions and Economic Policy -- Ch. 11. Labor Market Policies -- Ch. 12. Institutions and Labor Market Performance -- App. A. Static Optimization -- App. B. Dynamic Optimization -- App. C. Basic Notions Concerning Random Variables -- App. D. The Poisson Process and the Value of an Asset -- App. E. Systems of Linear Difference Equations
Summary "This landmark graduate level text combines depth and breadth of coverage with recent, cutting edge work in all the major areas of modern labor economics. Labor Economics is the only textbook available for advanced graduate students in the field, and it will be widely used, because of its command of the literature and the freshness of the material included, it will also prove to be a valuable resource for practicing labor economists."--BOOK JACKET
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Labor economics.
Author Zylberberg, André.
LC no. 2003067181
ISBN 026203316X
Other Titles Marché du travail. English