CHOICE IN HIGHER EDUCATION: COLLEGE MAJORS. FINANCIAL AID. AND TRANSITION TO THE LABOR MARKET The argument above, supported by the
theoretical model developed in the next section, predicts that ∂ 0
θ for moderate values
of δ but that ∂ = 0
θ when δ is zero or large (i.e. when parents care only about
effectiveness or only about peer group).
The Incentive Effects of Social Policies on Education and Labor Markets Several specification tests and alternative data sets fail to reveal
important biases in the basic models. Several specification tests and alternative data sets fail to reveal
important biases in the basic models.
LABOR MARKET EFFECT’S OF DEMOGRAPHIC AND INSTITUTIONAL CHANGE IN TAIWAN: RETURNS TO EDUCATION, WAGE INEQUALITY AND WOMEN’S LABOR FORCE PARTICIPATION It seems
that parents are sorting on some characteristics of school districts, though not on anything
that serves to increase student performance conditional on individual and peer
(BQ) Part 2 book "Contemporary labor economics" has contents: Mobility, migration, and efficiency; the economic impact of unions; the economic impact of unions bargaining; labor market discrimination; government and the labor market - legislation and regulation; the distribution of personal earnings,...and other contents.
(BQ) Part 1 book "Modern labor economics - Theory and public policy" hass contents: Introduction, overview of the labor market, the demand for labor, labor demand elasticities, frictions in the labor market, supply of labor to the economy - the decision to work,...and other contents.
(BQ) Part 2 book "Modern labor economics - Theory and public policy" hass contents: The labor market effects of international trade and production sharing, gender, race, and ethnicity in the labor market, inequality in earnings, unions and the labor market,...and other contents.
The objective of this chapter is to discuss recent developments in the literature that studies
how the dynamics of earnings and wages affect consumption choices over the life cycle.
Labor economists and macroeconomists are the main contributors to this area of research.
A theme of interest for both labor economics and macroeconomics is to understand how
much risk households face, to what extent risk affects basic household choices such as
consumption, labor supply and human capital investments, and what types of risks matter
in explaining behavior.
The objective of the dissertation: On the basis of the systematization of theoretical and empirical issues on labor markets, the dissertation focuses on analyses and assessments of changes in the labor market of the Mekong Delta region. From then, the dissertation proposes a number of solutions to the development of the labor market of the Mekong Delta region in the upcoming time.
In this chapter we examine how wages are determined in competitive markets and imperfectly competitive markets. We look at factors that impact wages, including the influence of unions. We will analyze wage differences with union models including craft unions and industrial unions. We will discuss reasons for wage differentials across jobs and analyze the effects of the minimum wage on the labor market.
Chapter 13 - Wage determination. Learning objectives of this chapter include: Explain why labor productivity and real hourly compensation track so closely over time, show how wage rates and employment levels are determined in competitive labor markets, demonstrate how monopsony (a market with a single employer) can reduce wages below competitive levels,...
Chapter 13 - Wages and unemployment. Learning objectives of this chapter include: Discuss the four important trends that have characterized labor markets in the U.S. since 1960, apply a supply-and-demand model to understand the labor market, explain how changes in the supply of and demand for labor explain trends in real wages and employment since 1960,...
Chapter 12 - Strategic leadership. After reading the material in this chapter, you should be able to: Define strategic leadership and describe the importance of top-level managers, define top management teams and explain their effects on firm performance, describe the managerial succession process using internal and external managerial labor markets,...
Chapter 17 - Work and the labor market. In this chapter you will learn: Explain how the supply of labor is determined, explain how the demand for labor is determined, explain how wages are determined by both the supply and demand for labor in combination with social forces, contrast four types of discrimination that occur in labor markets.
Chapter 29 - Labor markets and wage rates. This chapter presents the following content: The supply of labor, the demand for labor, high wage rates and economic rent, real wages and productivity, the minimum wage dispute.
Chapter 8 "The labor market", after reading this chapter, you should be able to: Cite the forces that influence the supply of labor, explain why the labor demand curve slopes downward, describe how the equilibrium wage and employment level are determined, depict how a legal minimum wage alters market outcomes, explain why wages are so unequal.
Chapter 16 - Economics of the labor market. After reading the material in this chapter, you should be able to: Define the labor supply and demand curves, identify factors affecting labor market equilibrium, explain why different workers may receive different wages, describe effects of government regulation on the labor market,...
Learning objectives of this chapter include: Explain why labor productivity and real hourly compensation track so closely over time, show how wage rates and employment levels are determined in competitive labor markets, demonstrate how monopsony (a market with a single employer) can reduce wages below competitive levels,...
(BQ) Part 2 book "Microeconomics" has contents: Perfect competition, monopoly and monopolistic competition, oligopoly and antitrust policy, work and the labor market, thinking like a modern economist; microeconomic policy, economic reasoning, and beyond,...and other contents.
(BQ) Part 2 book "Micro ECON 5 - Principles of microeconomics" hass contents: Resource markets; labor markets and labor unions, capital, interest, entrepreneurship, and corporate finance; transaction costs, asymmetric information, and behavioral economics;...and other contents.
(BQ) Part 2 book "Macroeconomics - Principles & application" hass contents: Production and cost, monopolistic competition and oligopoly, labor markets, capital and financial markets, economic efficiency and the competitive ideal, government's role in economic efficiency, comparative advantage and the gains from international trade,...and other contents.