David Dorn

University of Zurich - Department of Economics

Zürich

Switzerland

Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

London

United Kingdom

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

Poschinger Str. 5

Munich, DE-81679

Germany

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1.

Early Retirement: Free Choice or Forced Decision?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1542
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 24 Oct 2005
David Dorn and Alfonso Sousa-Poza
University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of Hohenheim - Institute of Household and Consumer Economics
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early retirement, involuntary early retirement, social security, pensions

Inequality and Specialization: The Growth of Low-Skill Service Jobs in the United States

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4290
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 21 Jul 2009
David H. Autor and David Dorn
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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skill demand, job tasks, inequality, polarization, technological change, occupational choice

The Growth of Low Skill Service Jobs and the Polarization of the U.S. Labor Market

NBER Working Paper No. w15150
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 21 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2010
David H. Autor and David Dorn
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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The China Shock: Learning from Labor Market Adjustment to Large Changes in Trade

NBER Working Paper No. w21906
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 25 Jan 2016
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS)
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The China Shock: Learning from Labor Market Adjustment to Large Changes in Trade

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5825
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 21 Apr 2016
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS)
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trade flows, labor demand, earnings, job mobility, China

The China Shock: Learning from Labor Market Adjustment to Large Changes in Trade

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11054
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 27 Jan 2016
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS)
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China, International Trade, Labor Markets

The China Shock: Learning from Labor-Market Adjustment to Large Changes in Trade

Annual Review of Economics, Vol. 8, pp. 205-240, 2016
Posted: 18 Nov 2016
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS)

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Is it Culture or Democracy? The Impact of Democracy, Income, and Culture on Happiness

University of St. Gallen Economics Working Paper No. 2005-12
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Jul 2005
University of Zurich - Department of Economics, Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD), Universität St. Gallen and University of Hohenheim - Institute of Household and Consumer Economics
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Culture, democracy, direct democracy, happiness, institutions, utility

Return of the Solow Paradox? It, Productivity, and Employment in U.S. Manufacturing

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7906
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Jan 2014
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS) and University of California, Davis
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employment, IT capital, productivity, Solow paradox

Return of the Solow Paradox? It, Productivity, and Employment in U.S. Manufacturing

NBER Working Paper No. w19837
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 25 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2014
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS) and University of California, Davis
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Concentrating on the Fall of the Labor Share

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6336
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 15 Mar 2017
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York and London School of Economics - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)
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Concentrating on the Fall of the Labor Share

NBER Working Paper No. w23108
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 30 Jan 2017
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York and London School of Economics - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)
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Concentrating on the Fall of the Labor Share

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10539
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 05 Feb 2017
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York and London School of Economics - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)
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labor share, sales concentration

Concentrating on the Fall of the Labor Share

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11810
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 30 Jan 2017
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York and London School of Economics - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)
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Labor Share, Sales Concentration

The China Syndrome: Local Labor Market Effects of Import Competition in the United States

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 12-12
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 03 May 2012
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS)
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Trade Flows, Import Competition, Local Labor Markets, China

The China Syndrome: Local Labor Market Effects of Import Competition in the United States

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7150
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 26 Jan 2013
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS)
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trade flows, import competition, local labor markets, China

The China Syndrome: Local Labor Market Effects of Import Competition in the United States

NBER Working Paper No. w18054
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 12 May 2012
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS)
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Trade Adjustment: Worker Level Evidence

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 13-21
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 11 Sep 2013
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS) and U.S. Social Security Administration
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Trade Flows, Labor Demand, Earnings, Job Mobility, Social Security Programs

Trade Adjustment: Worker Level Evidence

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5000
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 22 Oct 2014
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS) and U.S. Social Security Administration
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trade flows, labor demand, earnings, job mobility, social security programs

Trade Adjustment: Worker Level Evidence

NBER Working Paper No. w19226
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 19 Jul 2013
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS) and U.S. Social Security Administration
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Trade Adjustment: Worker Level Evidence

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8514
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 04 Oct 2014
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS) and U.S. Social Security Administration
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trade flows, labor demand, earnings, job mobility, social security programs

The Fall of the Labor Share and the Rise of Superstar Firms

NBER Working Paper No. w23396
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 18 May 2017
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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The Fall of the Labor Share and the Rise of Superstar Firms

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10756
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 22 May 2017
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York and London School of Economics - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)
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labor share, sales concentration, firms

The Fall of the Labor Share and the Rise of Superstar Firms

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12041
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 15 May 2017
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Labor share; concentration; superstar

Import Competition and the Great U.S. Employment Sag of the 2000s

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5366
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 04 Jun 2015
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS) and University of California, Davis
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trade flows, labor demand

Import Competition and the Great U.S. Employment Sag of the 2000s

NBER Working Paper No. w20395
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 25 Aug 2014
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS) and University of California, Davis
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Import Competition and the Great U.S. Employment Sag of the 2000s

University of Zurich, UBS International Center of Economics in Society, Working Paper No. 13
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 17 Dec 2015
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS) and University of California, Davis
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Trade flows, labor demand

Import Competition and the Great U.S. Employment Sag of the 2000s

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9068
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 01 Jun 2015
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS) and University of California, Davis
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trade flows, labor demand

Import Competition and the Great U.S. Employment Sag of the 2000s

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10677
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 29 Jun 2015
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS) and University of California, Davis
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labor demand, trade flows

When Work Disappears: Manufacturing Decline and the Falling Marriage Market Value of Young Men

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 7010
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 09 Jul 2018
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS)
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marriage market, fertility, mortality, household structure, single-parent families, trade flows, import competition, local labor markets

When Work Disappears: Manufacturing Decline and the Falling Marriage-Market Value of Young Men

NBER Working Paper No. w23173
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 21 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2017
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS)
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When Work Disappears: Manufacturing Decline and the Falling Marriage-Market Value of Young Men

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11465
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 02 May 2018
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS)
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import competition, trade flows, single-parent families, household structure, mortality, fertility, marriage market, local labor markets

When Work Disappears: Manufacturing Decline and the Falling Marriage-Market Value of Men

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11878
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 02 Mar 2017
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS)
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Fertility, Household Structure, import competition, Local Labor Markets, Marriage Market, Single-Parent Families, Trade Flows

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'Voluntary' and 'Involuntary' Early Retirement: An International Analysis

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2714
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Apr 2007
David Dorn and Alfonso Sousa-Poza
University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of Hohenheim - Institute of Household and Consumer Economics
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early retirement, involuntary early retirement, social security, pensions

Foreign Competition and Domestic Innovation: Evidence from U.S. Patents

NBER Working Paper No. w22879
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 05 Dec 2016
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS), Scheller College of Business, Georgia Tech and Harvard Business School
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Foreign Competition and Domestic Innovation: Evidence from U.S. Patents

CESifo Working Paper No. 7865
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 14 Oct 2019
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS), Harvard Business School and Scheller College of Business, Georgia Tech
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innovation, patents, trade

Foreign Competition and Domestic Innovation: Evidence from U.S. Patents

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12638
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 14 Oct 2019
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS), Harvard Business School and Scheller College of Business, Georgia Tech
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innovation, patents, trade

Foreign Competition and Domestic Innovation: Evidence from U.S. Patents

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11664
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 29 Nov 2016
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS), Harvard Business School and Scheller College of Business, Georgia Tech
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China, firms, import competition, innovation, patents, Trade

This Job is 'Getting Old': Measuring Changes in Job Opportunities Using Occupational Age Structure

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3970
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 02 Feb 2009
David H. Autor and David Dorn
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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job polarization, occupational structure, age structure, local labor markets, technical change

This Job is 'Getting Old:' Measuring Changes in Job Opportunities Using Occupational Age Structure

NBER Working Paper No. w14652
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 19 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2010
David H. Autor and David Dorn
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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The Growth of Low Skill Service Jobs and the Polarization of the U.S. Labor Market

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7068
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 22 Dec 2012
David H. Autor and David Dorn
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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skill demand, job tasks, inequality, polarization, technological change, occupational choice, service occupations

Untangling Trade and Technology: Evidence from Local Labor Markets

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7329
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 13 Apr 2013
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS)
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technological change, trade flows, import competition, skill demand, job tasks, local labor markets

Untangling Trade and Technology: Evidence from Local Labor Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w18938
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 05 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2015
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS)
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The Geography of Trade and Technology Shocks in the United States

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7326
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 13 Apr 2013
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS)
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trade, technology, geography, local labor markets

The Geography of Trade and Technology Shocks in the United States

NBER Working Paper No. w18940
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 05 Apr 2013
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS)
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Importing Political Polarization? The Electoral Consequences of Rising Trade Exposure

NBER Working Paper No. w22637
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 20 Sep 2016
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS) and Lund University
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Importing Political Polarization? The Electoral Consequences of Rising Trade Exposure

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11511
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 20 Sep 2016
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS) and Lund University
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Untangling Trade and Technology: Evidence from Local Labour Markets

The Economic Journal, Vol. 125, Issue 584, pp. 621-646, 2015
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 27 May 2015
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS)
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Why is the Employment Rate of Older Swiss so High? An Analysis of the Social Security System

Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance, Vol. 28, pp. 652-672, October 2003
Posted: 12 Oct 2003 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2012
David Dorn and Alfonso Sousa-Poza
University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of Hohenheim - Institute of Household and Consumer Economics

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Employment, Social Security, Pensions, Switzerland