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dc.contributor.authorLang, Juliaen_US
dc.date.accessioned2012-09-13en_US
dc.date.accessioned2012-09-13T11:20:35Z-
dc.date.available2012-09-13T11:20:35Z-
dc.date.issued2012en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10419/62337-
dc.description.abstractThis study analyses the effects of training participation on wages and perceived job security for employees of different ages. Based on data from the German Socio-Economic Panel, results indicate that only younger workers benefit from training by an increase in wages, whereas older employees' worries about losing their job are reduced. This observation can also be explained by the fact that goals of training courses are related to the age of participants. Moreover, I differentiate between workers who permanently and only occasionally participate in training. The results indicate that there seem to be decreasing marginal returns to training with respect to job security.en_US
dc.language.isoengen_US
dc.publisher|aDeutsches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung (DIW) |cBerlinen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries|aSOEPpapers on Multidisciplinary Panel Data Research |x478en_US
dc.subject.jelJ24en_US
dc.subject.jelJ28en_US
dc.subject.jelJ31en_US
dc.subject.jelM53en_US
dc.subject.ddc330en_US
dc.subject.keywordtrainingen_US
dc.subject.keywordwagesen_US
dc.subject.keywordjob securityen_US
dc.titleThe aims of lifelong learning: Age-related effects of training on wages and job securityen_US
dc.typeWorking Paperen_US
dc.identifier.ppn725692146en_US
dc.rightshttp://www.econstor.eu/dspace/Nutzungsbedingungenen_US

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