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dc.contributor.authorPfeiffer, Friedhelmen_US
dc.contributor.authorSeiberlich, Ruben R.en_US
dc.date.accessioned2009-12-01en_US
dc.date.accessioned2009-12-08T15:33:20Z-
dc.date.available2009-12-08T15:33:20Z-
dc.date.issued2009en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10419/28961-
dc.description.abstractAccording to our research, some 12% of young people in Germany between the ages of 17 and 19 are disconnected, i.e. not in school, unemployed, and not living with a partner. The percentage of disconnected youths has been on the rise since 2002. There is evidence that an adverse family environment is the most important variable for being disconnected. Early life adversity influences the development of cognitive and noncognitive skills as well as school and labour market outcomes. Macroeconomic factors also contribute to disconnectedness. Recessions are followed by an increase in the number of disconnected youth.en_US
dc.language.isoengen_US
dc.publisher|aZentrum für Europäische Wirtschaftsforschung (ZEW) |cMannheimen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries|aZEW Discussion Papers |x09-070en_US
dc.subject.jelD87en_US
dc.subject.jelI12en_US
dc.subject.jelI21en_US
dc.subject.jelJ13en_US
dc.subject.ddc330en_US
dc.subject.keywordDisconnected youthen_US
dc.subject.keywordunemploymenten_US
dc.subject.keywordschool failureen_US
dc.subject.keywordlife adversityen_US
dc.subject.stwJugendlicheen_US
dc.subject.stwSoziale Integrationen_US
dc.subject.stwBildungsverhaltenen_US
dc.subject.stwFamiliensoziologieen_US
dc.subject.stwDeutschlanden_US
dc.titleA socio-economic analysis of youth disconnectednessen_US
dc.type|aWorking Paperen_US
dc.identifier.ppn613937244en_US
dc.rightshttp://www.econstor.eu/dspace/Nutzungsbedingungen-
dc.identifier.repecRePEc:zbw:zewdip:09070-

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