Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10419/3068
Authors: 
Díaz-Vázquez, Pilar
Snower, Dennis J.
Year of Publication: 
2003
Series/Report no.: 
IZA Discussion Papers 910
Abstract: 
This paper explores the influence of on-the-job training on the employment effect of firing costs. It shows that on-the-job training (generating firm specific skills) causes firing costs to have a contractionary influence on average employment (over the booms and recessions of the business cycle).
Subjects: 
average employment
firing costs
on-the-job training
JEL: 
E24
J64
J23
J24
J32
Document Type: 
Working Paper

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