Spurring Job Creation in Response to Severe Recessions: Reconsidering Hiring Credits
NBER Working Paper No. 16866
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This paper was previously circulated as "Policies to Encourage Job Creation: Hiring Credits vs. Worker Subsidies." I am grateful to Marisol Cuellar Mejia for outstanding research assistance and to Timothy Bartik, Doug Besharov, Vera Brusentsev, Karen Chapple, David Crane, John Laird, Marisol Cuellar Mejia, Carolyn Danielson, Hans Johnson, Jed Kolko, Wayne Vroman, and anonymous referees for helpful comments and discussions. This research was initiated when the author was a Bren Fellow at the Public Policy Institute of California, supported in part by the Donald Bren Foundation. But the views are solely those of the author. The views in this article do not reflect those of the Public Policy Institute of California or the National Bureau of Economic Research.