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dc.contributor.authorBrännäs, Kurten_US
dc.date.accessioned2009-01-28T16:18:00Z-
dc.date.available2009-01-28T16:18:00Z-
dc.date.issued2000en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10419/20938-
dc.description.abstractThe paper proposes two estimation approaches for duration models that are subject to rightcensored observations and selection effects. Main focus is on accelerated duration modelsand the estimators that are of the limited information type, i.e. they are not based on a fullyspecified selection model. The estimators are instrumental variable adaptations to the Powellsymmetrically trimmed least squares and the Buckley-James estimators for right censoreddata. In a small Monte Carlo study they are found to perform well. Empirical results arepresented for total time outside the unemployment state for participants in the Swedish AdultEducation Initiative and labour market training. The latter ones are included as controls andare found to have significantly longer times outside the unemployment state. There arestrong indications of selection effects.en_US
dc.language.isoengen_US
dc.publisher|aInstitute for the Study of Labor (IZA) |cBonnen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries|aIZA Discussion paper series |x103en_US
dc.subject.jelC2en_US
dc.subject.jelJ6en_US
dc.subject.jelI2en_US
dc.subject.jelC1en_US
dc.subject.ddc330en_US
dc.subject.keywordBuckley-Jamesen_US
dc.subject.keywordPowellen_US
dc.subject.keywordcensoringen_US
dc.subject.keywordselectionen_US
dc.subject.keywordinstrumental variableen_US
dc.subject.keywordadult education initiativeen_US
dc.subject.stwTobit-Modellen_US
dc.subject.stwDaueren_US
dc.subject.stwSchätztheorieen_US
dc.subject.stwTheorieen_US
dc.subject.stwWirtschaftspolitische Wirkungsanalyseen_US
dc.subject.stwArbeitslosigkeiten_US
dc.subject.stwDaueren_US
dc.subject.stwSchätzungen_US
dc.subject.stwSchwedenen_US
dc.subject.stwUmschulungen_US
dc.titleEstimation in a Duration Model for Evaluating Educational Programsen_US
dc.typeWorking Paperen_US
dc.identifier.ppn834513862en_US
dc.rightshttp://www.econstor.eu/dspace/Nutzungsbedingungen-

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