The Effect of Receiving Supplementary UI Benefits on Unemployment Duration
Tomi Kyyrä (),
Pierpaolo Parrotta () and
Michael Rosholm ()
No 09-1, Working Papers from University of Aarhus, Aarhus School of Business, Department of Economics
We consider the consequences of working part-time on supplementary unemployment insurance benefits in the Danish labour market. Following the “timing-of-events” approach we estimate causal effects of subsidized part-time work on the hazard rate out of unemployment insurance benefit receipt. We find evidence of a negative lock-in effect and a positive post-treatment effect, both of which vary across individuals. The resulting net effect on the expected unemployment duration is positive for some groups (e.g. married women) and negative for others (e.g. young workers)
Keywords: Unemployment benefits; Part-time work; Lock-in effect; Treatment effect; Duration analysis (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: C41 J65 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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Forthcoming as Kyyrä, Tomi, Pierpaolo Parrotta and Michael Rosholm, 'The Effect of Receiving Supplementary UI Benefits on Unemployment Duration' in Labour Economics, 2013.
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