Michael Svarer

Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics

Postdoctoral Fellow

Universitetsparken

Building 350

DK-8000 Aarhus C

Denmark

Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)

Schaumburg-Lippe-Str. 7 / 9

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

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Scholarly Papers (40)

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Citation 6

Flexicurity - Labour Market Performance in Denmark

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 05 Oct 2007
Torben M. Andersen and Michael Svarer
University of Aarhus - Department of Economics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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Flexicurity - Labour Market Performance in Denmark

University of Aarhus Economics Working Paper No. 2007-9
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 Jun 2008
Torben M. Andersen and Michael Svarer
University of Aarhus - Department of Economics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
Downloads 168 (226,029)
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flexicurity, workfare

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Determinants of Divorce in Denmark

University of Aarhus, Department of Economics Working Paper No. 2002-19
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 03 Mar 2003
Michael Svarer
Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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Marriage, divorce

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Wages, Training, and Job Turnover in a Search-Matching Model

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 04 Dec 2000
Michael Rosholm and Michael Svarer
Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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Search equilibrium, matching, wage dispersion, firm-specific human capital

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The Role of Workfare in Striking a Balance between Incentives and Insurance in the Labour Market

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 01 Apr 2008
Torben M. Andersen and Michael Svarer
University of Aarhus - Department of Economics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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active labour market policy, risk, search, unemployment

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A Danish Profiling System

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 01 Dec 2004
Michael Rosholm, Michael Svarer and Bo Hammer
Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and Danish Ministry of Employment
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unemployment duration, profiling

A Danish Profiling System

Univ. of Aarhus Economics Working Paper No. 2004-13
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 Jun 2008
Michael Rosholm, Michael Svarer and Bo Hammer
Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and Danish Ministry of Employment
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Unemployment duration, profiling

Estimating the Threat Effect of Active Labour Market Programmes

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Sep 2004
Michael Rosholm and Michael Svarer
Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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active labour market policy, threat effect, timing-of-events, duration model

Estimating the Threat Effect of Active Labour Market Programmes

Univ. of Aarhus Economics Working Paper No. 2004-06
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 18 Jun 2008
Michael Rosholm and Michael Svarer
Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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Active labour market policy, Threat effect, Timing-of-events, Duration model

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Can Active Labour Market Policies Combat Youth Unemployment?

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 01 Feb 2014
Jonas Maibom, Michael Rosholm and Michael Svarer
Aarhus University - School of Business and Social Sciences, Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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youth unemployment, activation, random controlled experiments

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Off-Farm Activities by Agricultural Households in Nicaragua: Exploiting Comparative Advantages or Fighting Agricultural Problems?

U of Aarhus Economics Working Paper No. 2001-11
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Nov 2001
Nikolaj Malchow-Moeller and Michael Svarer
Copenhagen Business School - Center for Economic and Business Research (CEBR) and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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Off-farm labour supply, household behaviour, household-specific effects

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Rent Control and Tenancy Duration

Aarhus Economics Working Paper No. 01-7
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Oct 2001
Jakob Roland Munch and Michael Svarer
University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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Rent control, mobility, duration model

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Marriage and the City

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 09 Feb 2005
Pieter A. Gautier, Michael Svarer and Coen N. Teulings
Free University of Amsterdam, Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and University of Amsterdam
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Marriage, search, mobility, city

Marriage and the City

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 18 Jul 2005
Pieter A. Gautier and Michael Svarer
Free University of Amsterdam and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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Marriage, search, mobility, city

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Educational Homogamy: Preferences or Opportunities?

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 17 Aug 2006
Helena Skyt Nielsen and Michael Svarer
Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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Positive assortative matching on education, search frictions, hedging, complementarities in household production

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Structurally Dependent Competing Risks

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 23 Apr 2001
Michael Rosholm and Michael Svarer
Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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Competing Risks, Structural Dependence, Recall Hazard, New Job Hazard

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The Effect of Sanctions on the Job Finding Rate: Evidence from Denmark

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 Sep 2007
Michael Svarer
Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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sanctions, unemployment hazard

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The Dynamics of Marriage and Divorce

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 03 Mar 2012
Gustaf Bruze, Michael Svarer and Yoram Weiss
Aarhus University - School of Business and Social Sciences, Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
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marriage, divorce, sorting

Estimating Equilibrium Effects of Job Search Assistance

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 18 Sep 2015
Free University of Amsterdam, University of Gothenburg, VU University Amsterdam - Department of Economics, Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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randomized experiment, policy-relevant treatment effects, job search, externalities, indirect inference

Estimating Equilibrium Effects of Job Search Assistance

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 28 Jul 2012
Free University of Amsterdam, University of Gothenburg, VU University Amsterdam - Department of Economics, Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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randomized experiment, policy-relevant treatment effects, job search, externalities, indirect inference

Estimating Equilibrium Effects of Job Search Assistance

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 28 Sep 2012
Free University of Amsterdam, Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and VU University Amsterdam - Department of Economics
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externalities, indirect inference, job search, policy-relevant treatment effects, randomized experiment

Experimental Evidence on the Effects of Early Meetings and Activation

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 11 Nov 2012
Jonas Maibom, Michael Rosholm and Michael Svarer
Aarhus University - School of Business and Social Sciences, Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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Citation 1

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randomized social experiment, treatment effect, active labour market policy, cost-benefit analysis

Experimental Evidence on the Effects of Early Meetings and Activation

The Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 119, Issue 3, pp. 541-570, 2017
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 30 Jun 2017
Jonas Maibom, Michael Rosholm and Michael Svarer
Aarhus University - School of Business and Social Sciences, Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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Active labour market policy, cost–benefit analysis, randomized social experiment, treatment effect

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Are Home Owners Really More Unemployed?

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 29 Sep 2003
Jakob Roland Munch, Michael Rosholm and Michael Svarer
University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics, Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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Home ownership, labour mobility, unemployment duration

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Rent Control and Unemployment Duration

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Sep 2003
Michael Svarer, Michael Rosholm and Jakob Roland Munch
Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics
Downloads 87 (364,772)
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rent control, unemployment duration, search model

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Business Cycle Dependent Unemployment Insurance

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 04 Oct 2010
Torben M. Andersen and Michael Svarer
University of Aarhus - Department of Economics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
Downloads 86 (367,433)
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unemployment benefits, business cycle, insurance, incentives

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Mortality and Socio-Economic Differences in a Competing Risks Model

Department of Economics, University of Aarhus Working Paper 2001-1
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Jan 2001
Jakob Roland Munch and Michael Svarer
University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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Working Late: Do Workplace Sex Ratios Affect Partnership Formation and Dissolution?

University of Aarhus Department of Economics Working Paper No. 2006-9
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 22 Aug 2006
Michael Svarer
Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
Downloads 82 (378,053)
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Partnership formation, dissolution, workplace sex ratios

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Do Children Stabilize Marriages?

University of Aarhus Department of Economics Working Paper No. 2003-3
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 May 2003
Michael Svarer and Mette Verner
Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and Aarhus University - Centre for Research in Social Integration and Marginalization (CIM)
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Marriage, Divorce, Children

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Citation 15

Sin City?

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Mar 2007
Pieter A. Gautier, Michael Svarer and Coen N. Teulings
Free University of Amsterdam, Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and University of Amsterdam
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dissolution, search, mobility, city

Sin City?

TI Discussion Paper No. 07-021/3
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 Feb 2007
Pieter A. Gautier, Michael Svarer and Coen N. Teulings
Free University of Amsterdam, Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and Tinbergen Institute
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Dissolution, search, mobility, city

Sin City?

University of Aahrus Economics Working Paper 2007-1
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 06 Jun 2008
Pieter A. Gautier, Michael Svarer and Coen N. Teulings
Free University of Amsterdam, Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and University of Amsterdam
Downloads 11 (746,031)
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Dissolution, search, mobility, city

Sin City?

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 May 2008
Pieter A. Gautier, Michael Svarer and Coen Teulings
Free University of Amsterdam, Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and CPB Netherlands Bureau of Economic Policy Analysis
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City, dissolution, mobility, search

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The Relative Efficiency of Active Labour Market Policies: Evidence from a Social Experiment and Non-Parametric Methods

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 04 Apr 2011
Johan Vikström, Michael Rosholm and Michael Svarer
Uppsala University, Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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active labour market policy, treatment effect, non-parametric bounds

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Citation 9

Home Ownership, Job Duration and Wages

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 May 2006
Jakob Roland Munch, Michael Rosholm and Michael Svarer
University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics, Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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home ownership, job mobility, duration model

Home Ownership, Job Duration, and Wages

University of Aarhus Department of Economics Working Paper No. 2006-6
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Jun 2008
Jakob Roland Munch, Michael Rosholm and Michael Svarer
University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics, Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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Home ownership, job mobility, duration model

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The Effect of Sanctions and Active Labour Market Programmes on the Exit Rate from Unemployment

University of Aarhus Economics Working Paper No. 2009-14
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 09 Dec 2009
Nisar Ahmad and Michael Svarer
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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competing risks, unemployment insurance, timing of events, NPMLE, MMPH

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Are Public or Private Providers of Employment Services More Effective? Evidence from a Randomized Experiment

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 12 Oct 2015
Kai Rehwald, Michael Rosholm and Michael Svarer
Aarhus University, Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
Downloads 48 (494,350)
Citation 1

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active labour market policies, job-search assistance, contracting out, private provision of employment services, treatment effect evaluation, randomized trial, cost-analysis

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A Statistical Programme Assignment Model

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 04 Dec 2007
Jonas Staghoej, Michael Svarer and Michael Rosholm
Department of Economics - Aarhus School of Business, Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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profiling, targeting, statistical treatment rules, heterogeneous effects

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Crime and Partnerships

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Jun 2008
Michael Svarer
Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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crime, marriage, divorce

Crime and Partnerships

University of Aarhus Economics Working Paper No. 2008-6
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Jun 2008
Michael Svarer
Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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Crime, Marriage, Divorce

Do Business Cycles Have Long-Term Impact for Particular Cohorts?

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 21 Dec 2013
University of Aarhus - Department of Economics, Aarhus University - School of Business and Social Sciences, Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and Aarhus University, Economics and Business
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persistence, lost generations, employment

Do Business Cycles Have Long‐Term Impact for Particular Cohorts?

LABOUR, Vol. 31, Issue 3, pp. 309-336, 2017
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Aug 2017
University of Aarhus - Department of Economics, Aarhus University - School of Business and Social Sciences, Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and Aarhus University
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Benefit Reentitlement Conditions in Unemployment Insurance Schemes

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Apr 2015
University of Aarhus - Department of Economics, National Bank of Denmark and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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reentitlement effects, unemployment insurance, business cycle

Benefit Reentitlement Conditions in Unemployment Insurance Schemes

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Mar 2018
University of Aarhus - Department of Economics, National Bank of Denmark and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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incentives, job-search, Reentitlement effects, unemployment insurance.

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Business Cycle Dependent Unemployment Insurance

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 15 Jul 2009
Torben G. Andersen and Michael Svarer
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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business cycle, incentives, insurance, unemployment benefits,

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Sin City? Why is the Divorce Rate Higher in Urban Areas?

Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 111, Issue 3, pp. 439-456, September 2009
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 15 Oct 2009
Pieter A. Gautier, Michael Svarer and Coen N. Teulings
Free University of Amsterdam, Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and Tinbergen Institute
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State Dependent Unemployment Benefits

Journal of Risk and Insurance, Vol. 78, Issue 2, pp. 325-344, 2011
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 May 2011
Torben M. Andersen and Michael Svarer
University of Aarhus - Department of Economics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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The Effect of Sanctions on Exit from Unemployment: Evidence from Denmark

Economica, Vol. 78, Issue 312, pp. 751-778, 2011
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 21 Sep 2011
Michael Svarer
Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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Choosing the Best Training Programme: Is There a Case for Statistical Treatment Rules?

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 72, Issue 2, pp. 172-201, April 2010
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 22 Feb 2010
Jonas Staghøj, Michael Svarer and Michael Rosholm
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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The Threat Effect of Active Labour Market Programmes

Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 110, Issue 2, pp. 385-401, June 2008
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 22 Jul 2008
Michael Rosholm and Michael Svarer
Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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Active labour market policy, threat effect, timing-of-events model, duration model

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The Role of Workfare in Striking a Balance between Incentives and Insurance in the Labour Market

Economica, Vol. 81, Issue 321, pp. 86-116, 2014
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 04 Dec 2013
Torben M. Andersen and Michael Svarer
University of Aarhus - Department of Economics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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Flexicurity—Labour Market Performance in Denmark

CESifo Economic Studies, Vol. 53, Issue 3, pp. 389-429, 2007
Posted: 28 Sep 2009
Torben M. Andersen and Michael Svarer
University of Aarhus - Department of Economics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics

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Mortality and Socio-Economic Differences in Denmark: A Competing Risks Proportional Hazard Model

Economics & Human Biology, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 17-32
Posted: 05 Apr 2006
Jakob Roland Munch and Michael Svarer
University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics

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Mortality, Competing risks proportional hazard model, Life expectancy