Pedro Portugal

Bank of Portugal - Research Department

Av. Almirante Reis 71, 6th

Lisbon 1150-012

Portugal

New University of Lisbon

Lisbon, 1099-085

Portugal

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

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1.

Going after the Addiction, Not the Addicted: The Impact of Drug Decriminalization in Portugal

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 31 Jul 2017
Sónia Félix, Pedro Portugal and Ana Sofia Tavares
New University of Lisbon - Nova School of Business and Economics, Bank of Portugal - Research Department and New University of Lisbon
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drug decriminalization policy, illicit drugs, synthetic control method

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Increasing the Legal Retirement Age: The Impact on Wages, Worker Flows and Firm Performance

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 01 Jun 2009
Pedro S. Martins, Álvaro A. Novo and Pedro Portugal
New University of Lisbon, Bank of Portugal and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
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social security reform, older workers, matching estimators

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A Simple Feasible Alternative Procedure to Estimate Models with High-Dimensional Fixed Effects

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 19 Jan 2009
Paulo Guimaraes and Pedro Portugal
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
Downloads 286 (136,633)
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high dimensional fixed effects, linked employer-employee data

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Job Search Methods and Outcomes

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 11 Sep 2001
John T. Addison and Pedro Portugal
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business - Department of Economics and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
Downloads 272 (143,943)
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Search Strategies, Unemployment Duration, Subsequent Earnings, Public Employment Service, Transitions to Unemployment/Employment, Hazard Regression Model

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Drug Decriminalization and the Price of Illicit Drugs

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 21 Feb 2015
Sónia Félix and Pedro Portugal
New University of Lisbon - Nova School of Business and Economics and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
Downloads 263 (148,880)
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illicit drugs, drug decriminalization policy, drug prices, treatment effects

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Why Do Firms Use Fixed-Term Contracts?

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Oct 2009
Pedro Portugal and José Varejão
Bank of Portugal - Research Department and Universidade do Porto - Faculdade de Economia (FEP)
Downloads 254 (154,164)
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fixed-term contracts, adjustment costs, labor demand

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Reservation Wages, Search Duration, and Accepted Wages in Europe

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 13 Aug 2004
John T. Addison, Mário Centeno and Pedro Portugal
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business - Department of Economics, Bank of Portugal - Research Department and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
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reservation wages, job offer arrival rates, unemployment duration, reemployment wages

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Unions and Collective Bargaining in the Wake of the Great Recession

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Apr 2015
John T. Addison, Pedro Portugal and Hugo Vilares
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business - Department of Economics, Bank of Portugal - Research Department and Bank of Portugal
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collective bargaining, union density, collective agreement coverage, union wage premium, nominal wage rigidity, Portugal

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Unemployment Duration: Competing and Defective Risks

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 11 Sep 2001
John T. Addison and Pedro Portugal
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business - Department of Economics and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
Downloads 158 (237,518)
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Unemployment Duration, Competing Risks, Defective Risks, Non-Proper Distribution, Split-Population Model

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How Does the Unemployment Insurance System Shape the Time Profile of Jobless Duration?

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 11 Feb 2004
John T. Addison and Pedro Portugal
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business - Department of Economics and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
Downloads 142 (259,046)
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unemployment benefits, unemployment duration, time-varying coefficients/ regressors

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Six Ways to Leave Unemployment

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 12 Jan 2004
Pedro Portugal and John T. Addison
Bank of Portugal - Research Department and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business - Department of Economics
Downloads 129 (280,061)
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unemployment benefits, unemployment duration, competing risks

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The Sources of Wage Variation: A Three-Way High-Dimensional Fixed Effects Regression Model

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 Mar 2013
Statistics Portugal, Bank of Portugal - Research Department, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business - Department of Economics and University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business
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high dimensional fixed effects, wage decomposition, assortative matching

Bargained Wages, Wage Drift and the Design of the Wage Setting System

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 24 Nov 2003
Ana Rute Cardoso and Pedro Portugal
Instituto de Analisis Economico (IAE-CSIC) and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
Downloads 79 (389,742)

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wage distribution, wage drift, union bargaining power, employer coordination

Bargained Wages, Wage Drift and the Design of the Wage-Setting System

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Jun 2004
Ana Rute Cardoso and Pedro Portugal
Instituto de Analisis Economico (IAE-CSIC) and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
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Wage distribution, wage drift, union bargaining power, employer coordination

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Earnings Losses of Displaced Workers: Evidence from a Matched Employer-Employee Data Set

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Sep 2006
Anabela Jesus Moreira Carneiro and Pedro Portugal
Universidade do Porto - Faculdade de Economia (FEP) and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
Downloads 91 (354,181)

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displacement, earnings losses, firm-specific human capital

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U.S. Unemployment Duration: Has Long Become Longer or Short Become Shorter?

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 24 Jul 2006
New University of Lisbon, Bank of Portugal - Research Department and Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE)
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quantile regression, duration analysis, unemployment duration, counterfactual

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Key Elasticities in Job Search Theory: International Evidence

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 23 Sep 2004
John T. Addison, Mário Centeno and Pedro Portugal
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business - Department of Economics, Bank of Portugal - Research Department and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
Downloads 85 (369,533)
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reservation wages, probability of reemployment, accepted wages, unemployment benefits, Pareto wage offer distribution

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Disentangling the Minimum Wage Puzzle: An Analysis of Worker Accessions and Separations

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 29 Aug 2002
Pedro Portugal and Ana Rute Cardoso
Bank of Portugal - Research Department and Instituto de Analisis Economico (IAE-CSIC)
Downloads 85 (369,533)
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Minimum Wage, Employment

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Employment Dynamics and the Structure of Labor Adjustment Costs

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 26 Jan 2006
José Varejão and Pedro Portugal
Universidade do Porto - Faculdade de Economia (FEP) and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
Downloads 75 (397,341)
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adjustment costs, job flows, worker flows, duration models

Do Reservation Wages Really Decline? Some International Evidence on the Determinants of Reservation Wages

SOEPpaper No. 85
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 26 Feb 2008
John T. Addison, Mário Centeno and Pedro Portugal
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business - Department of Economics, Bank of Portugal - Research Department and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
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reservation wages, probability of reemployment, unemployment benefits, arrival rate of job offers

Do Reservation Wages Really Decline? Some International Evidence on the Determinants of Reservation Wages

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 03 Nov 2008
John T. Addison, Mário Centeno and Pedro Portugal
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business - Department of Economics, Bank of Portugal - Research Department and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
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reservation wages, probability of reemployment, arrival rate of job offers, unemployment benefits

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Labor Market Imperfections and the Firm's Wage Setting Policy

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 01 Oct 2016
Sónia Félix and Pedro Portugal
New University of Lisbon - Nova School of Business and Economics and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
Downloads 67 (422,490)
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monopsony, wage setting, labor market frictions

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Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex Discrimination

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 12 Jan 2013
Ana Rute Cardoso, Paulo Guimaraes and Pedro Portugal
Instituto de Analisis Economico (IAE-CSIC), University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
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gender wage gap, high-dimensional fixed effects, segregation

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Spatial and Temporal Aggregation in the Estimation of Labor Demand Functions

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 Apr 2007
José Varejão and Pedro Portugal
Universidade do Porto - Faculdade de Economia (FEP) and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
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labor demand, adjustment costs, aggregation

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Wages and the Risk of Displacement

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 26 Jan 2006
Anabela Jesus Moreira Carneiro and Pedro Portugal
Universidade do Porto - Faculdade de Economia (FEP) and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
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wages, displacement risk, concessions

Wages and the Risk of Displacement

ECB Working Paper No. 1159
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 10 Mar 2010
Anabela Jesus Moreira Carneiro and Pedro Portugal
Universidade do Porto - Faculdade de Economia (FEP) and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
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wages, displacement risk, concessions

Unemployment Benefits and Reservation Wages: Key Elasticities from a Stripped-Down Job Search Approach

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 03 Nov 2008
John T. Addison, Mário Centeno and Pedro Portugal
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business - Department of Economics, Bank of Portugal - Research Department and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
Downloads 52 (484,976)
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wage offer distributions, reservation wages, arrival rate of job offers, unemployment benefits, probability of reemployment, accepted wages

Unemployment Benefits and Reservation Wages: Key Elasticities from a Stripped-Down Job Search Approach

Economica, Vol. 77, Issue 305, pp. 46-59, January 2010
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 28 Dec 2009
John T. Addison, Mário Centeno and Pedro Portugal
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business - Department of Economics, Bank of Portugal - Research Department and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
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The Returns to Schooling Unveiled

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 02 Apr 2018
Instituto de Analisis Economico (IAE-CSIC), University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, Bank of Portugal - Research Department and Banco de Portugal
Downloads 52 (476,999)

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wage distribution, human capital spillovers, returns to education, peer effects, linked employer-employee data, high-dimensional fixed effects, firm, job title

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Real Wages and the Business Cycle: Accounting for Worker and Firm Heterogeneity

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 26 May 2009
Universidade do Porto - Faculdade de Economia (FEP), University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
Downloads 50 (485,225)
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wage cyclicality, hires, firm-specific effects, compositional effects, labor productivity

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What Hides Behind an Umemployment Rate: Comparing Portuguese and U.S. Unemployment

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Nov 1998 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2021
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Peter G. Peterson Institute for International Economics and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
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Market Power, Dismissal Threat and Rent Sharing: The Role of Insider and Outsider Forces in Wage Bargaining

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 May 2006
Anabela Jesus Moreira Carneiro and Pedro Portugal
Universidade do Porto - Faculdade de Economia (FEP) and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
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wages, market power, dismissal threat, rent sharing, system GMM estimator

Boom, Slump, Sudden Stops, Recovery, and Policy Options: Portugal and the Euro

Peterson Institute for International Economics Working Paper No. 17-8
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 27 Jul 2017
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Peter G. Peterson Institute for International Economics and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
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slump, boom, fiscal consolidation, non-performing loans, competitiveness, debt, sudden stop

Boom, Slump, Sudden Stops, Recovery, and Policy Options. Portugal and the Euro

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Jul 2017
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Peter G. Peterson Institute for International Economics and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
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boom, competitiveness, current account deficit, Deflation, fiscal consolidation, inflation, markup, nonperforming loans, slump

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Labor Adjustment Costs in a Panel of Establishments: A Structural Approach

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Nov 2007
João Ejarque and Pedro Portugal
University of Essex - Department of Economics and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
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adjustment costs, employment, rigidity

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Labour Demand Research: Towards a Better Match between Better Theory and Better Data

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 Apr 2014
John T. Addison, Pedro Portugal and José Varejão
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business - Department of Economics, Bank of Portugal - Research Department and Universidade do Porto - Faculdade de Economia (FEP)
Downloads 42 (520,481)
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labour demand, input heterogeneity, labour adjustment costs, wage and employment determination, product and labour market imperfections, multiple fixed effects, exogenous wages, establishment-level functions

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How Do Different Entitlements to Unemployment Benefits Affect the Transitions from Unemployment into Employment?

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 Sep 2007
John T. Addison and Pedro Portugal
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business - Department of Economics and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
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unemployment benefits, unemployment duration, job search

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The Sources of the Union Wage Gap: The Role of Worker, Firm, Match, and Job-title Heterogeneity

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 21 Feb 2019
John T. Addison, Pedro Portugal and Hugo Vilares
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business - Department of Economics, Bank of Portugal - Research Department and Bank of Portugal
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union density, union wage gap, worker/form/job-title fixed effects, match quality, Gelbach decomposition, Portugal

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Upward Nominal Wage Rigidity

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 05 Feb 2017
Paulo Guimaraes, Fernando Martins and Pedro Portugal
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, Bank of Portugal - Research Department and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
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wage rigidity, worker flows, collective bargaining, newly-hired workers

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Decomposing the Wage Losses of Displaced Workers: The Role of the Reallocation of Workers into Firms and Job Titles

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 04 Sep 2015
Tilburg University - Center for Economic Research (CentER), Bank of Portugal - Research Department and Universidade do Porto - Faculdade de Economia (FEP)
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match effects, job title, high-dimensional fixed effects, displaced, wage losses

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The Reservation Wage Unemployment Duration Nexus

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 26 Jul 2010
John T. Addison, José A. F. Machado and Pedro Portugal
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business - Department of Economics, New University of Lisbon and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
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reservation wages, unemployment duration, control function

The Reservation Wage Unemployment Duration Nexus

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 75, Issue 6, pp. 980-987, 2013
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 22 Nov 2013
John T. Addison, José A. F. Machado and Pedro Portugal
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business - Department of Economics, New University of Lisbon and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
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Price and Wage Formation in Portugal

ECB Working Paper No. 1225
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 20 Jul 2010
Bank of Portugal - Economic Research Department, Bank of Portugal - Research Department and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
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Survey data, wage and price rigidities, persistence, wage cushion

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Workers' Flows and Real Wage Cyclicality

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 08 Mar 2007
Anabela Jesus Moreira Carneiro and Pedro Portugal
Universidade do Porto - Faculdade de Economia (FEP) and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
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wage cyclicality, hirings, separations

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Sources of the Union Wage Gap: Results from High-Dimensional Fixed Effects Regression Models

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 04 Sep 2015
John T. Addison, Pedro Portugal and Hugo Vilares
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business - Department of Economics, Bank of Portugal - Research Department and Bank of Portugal
Downloads 28 (595,224)
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union density, union wage gap, total compensation, bargained wages, wage cushion, wage supplements, worker/firm/job title fixed effects, Gelbach decomposition

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Catastrophic Job Destruction

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 26 Oct 2013
Universidade do Porto - Faculdade de Economia (FEP), Bank of Portugal - Research Department and Universidade do Porto - Faculdade de Economia (FEP)
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job destruction, credit constraints, wage rigidity, segmentation

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Disentangling the Minimum Wage Puzzle: An Analysis of Job Accessions and Separations from a Longitudinal Matched Employer-Employee Data Set

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Jun 2001
Ana Rute Cardoso and Pedro Portugal
Instituto de Analisis Economico (IAE-CSIC) and Bank of Portugal - Research Department
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Minimum wage, employment

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Seriously Strengthening the Tax-Benefit Link

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 31 Jan 2015
Pedro Portugal and Pedro S. Raposo
Bank of Portugal - Research Department and Tilburg University - Center for Economic Research (CentER)
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pension policy reform, hours, earnings, tax-benefit link

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Zooming the Ins and Outs of the U.S. Unemployment with a Wavelet Lens

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 11 Jun 2018
Pedro Portugal and Antonio Rua
Bank of Portugal - Research Department and Bank of Portugal - Economic Research Department
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worker flows, job separation rate, job finding rate, wavelets

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Unions and Collective Bargaining in the Wake of the Great Recession: Evidence from Portugal

British Journal of Industrial Relations, Vol. 55, Issue 3, pp. 551-576, 2017
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 11 Aug 2017
John T. Addison, Pedro Portugal and Hugo Vilares
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business - Department of Economics, Bank of Portugal - Research Department and Bank of Portugal
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Labor Market Outliers: Lessons from Portugal and Spain

Economic Policy, Vol. 15, Issue 31, October 2000
Posted: 18 Aug 2001
Olympia Bover, Pilar Garcia-Perea and Pedro Portugal
Banco de España - Research Department, Banco de España and Bank of Portugal - Research Department

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