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Youth Employment and Joblessness in Advanced Countries

David G. Blanchflower and Richard B. Freeman, editors

Published in January 2000 by University of Chicago Press
© 2000 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

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440 pages
ISBN: 0-226-05658-9

Table of Contents

Front matter,"Youth Employment and Joblessness" : David G. Blanchflower, Richard B. Freeman (p. -10 - 0) (bibliographic info) (download)
Introduction: Richard Freeman, David G. Blanchflower (p. 1 - 16) (bibliographic info) (download)
I The Situation Facing Young Workers: (p. 17 - 18) (bibliographic info) (download)
1. The Declining Economic Status of Young Workers in OECD Countries: David G. Blanchflower, Richard B. Freeman (p. 19 - 56) (bibliographic info) (download)
2. Cohort Crowding and Youth Labor Markets (A Cross-National Analysis): Sanders Korenman, David Neumark (p. 57 - 106) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
3. Gender and Youth Employment Outcomes (The United States and West Germany, 1984-1991) : Francine D. Blau, Lawrence Kahn (p. 107 - 168) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
II Youth Responses to the Market: (p. 169 - 170) (bibliographic info) (download)
4. Adapting to Circumstances (The Evolution of Work, School,and Living Arrangements among North American Youth): David Card, Thomas Lemieux (p. 171 - 214) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
5. Disadvantaged Young Men and Crime: Richard B. Freeman (p. 215 - 246) (bibliographic info) (download)
6. Child Development and Success or Failure in the Youth Labor Market : Paul Gregg, Stephen Machin (p. 247 - 288) (bibliographic info) (download)
7. The Rising Well-Being of the Young: David G. Blanchflower, Andrew Oswald (p. 289 - 328) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
III The Effect of Programs: (p. 329 - 330) (bibliographic info) (download)
8. The Sensitivity of Experimental Impact Estimates (Evidence from the National JTPA Study): James J. Heckman, Jeffrey Smith (p. 331 - 356) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
9. The Swedish Youth Labor Market in Boom and Depression: Per-Anders Edin, Anders Forslund, Bertil Holmlund (p. 357 - 380) (bibliographic info) (download)
10. Young and Out in Germany (On Youths? Chances of Labor Market Entrance in Germany): Wolfgang Franz, Joachim Inkmann, Winfried Pohlmeier, Volker Zimmermann (p. 381 - 426) (bibliographic info) (download)
11. Minimum Wages and Youth Employment in France and the United States : John M. Abowd, Francis Kramarz, Thomas Lemieux, David N. Margolis (p. 427 - 472) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
 
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