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Title:Age effects in the Okun's law within the eurozone PDF Logo
Authors:Hutengs, Oliver
Stadtmann, Georg
Issue Date:2012
Series/Report no.:Discussion Papers, German Institute for Economic Research, DIW Berlin 1243
Abstract:We estimate Okun coefficients for five different age cohorts for several Eurozone countries. We find a stable pattern for all countries: The relationship between business-cycle fluctuations and the unemployment rate is the strongest for the youngest cohort and gets smaller for the elderly cohorts.
Subjects:Okun's law
labor market
youth unemployment
JEL:E24
F50
C23
Document Type:Working Paper
Appears in Collections:Publikationen von Forscherinnen und Forschern des DIW
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