Mihails Hazans

University of Latvia

Professor

Aspazijas blvd 5

Riga , LV 1050

Latvia

http://www.lu.lv/eng/

IZA

Research Fellow

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

http://www.iza.org/profile?key=1142

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

22

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Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

Unemployment and the Earnings Structure in Latvia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3504
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 02 Feb 2005
Mihails Hazans
University of Latvia
Downloads 252 (84,449)
Citation 9

Abstract:

unemployment, job search, labor market flows, returns to education, age-earnings, profiles, wage discrimination, ethnic minorities

2.

Latvia: Working too Hard?

WORKING AND EMPLOYMENT CONDITIONS IN NEW EU MEMBER STATES - CONVERGENCE OR DIVERSITY?, Daniel Vaughan-Whitehead, ed., pp. 161-212, ILO-EC, 2005
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 14 Jun 2005
Mihails Hazans
University of Latvia
Downloads 211 (113,053)

Abstract:

employment contract, working conditions, overtime, transition

3.

Determinants of Inter-Regional Migration in the Baltic Countries

ZEI Working Paper No. B17-2003
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Jun 2005
Mihails Hazans
University of Latvia
Downloads 194 (116,036)
Citation 10

Abstract:

Migration, regional disparities, regional labour markets

4.

Coping with Growth and Emigration: Latvian Labor Market Before and After EU Accession

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 23 Mar 2007
Mihails Hazans
University of Latvia
Downloads 182 (123,717)
Citation 3

Abstract:

employment, unemployment, ethnic minorities, returns to education, wage decomposition

5.

Potential Emigration of Latvian Labour Force After Joining the EU and its Impact on Latvian Labour Market

Baltic International Centre for Economic Policy Studies Working Paper
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 07 Jun 2005
Mihails Hazans
University of Latvia
Downloads 162 (145,157)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Migration, Regional Disparities, Human Capital, EU enlargement

6.

Ethnic and Parental Effects on Schooling Outcomes Before and During the Transition: Evidence from the Baltic Countries

Journal of Population Economics, Vol. 21. No. 3, pp. 719-749, 2008
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2005 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2010
Mihails Hazans, Ija Trapeznikova and Olga Rastrigina
University of Latvia, Northwestern University and Central European University (CEU) - Department of Economics
Downloads 152 (157,042)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Parental education, ethnic minorities, transition

7.

Post-Enlargement Return Migrants' Earnings Premium: Evidence from Latvia

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2008
Mihails Hazans
University of Latvia
Downloads 150 (140,205)
Citation 3

Abstract:

return migration, selection, earnings gap, propensity score matching, causal effect, decomposition

8.

Returns to Education in the Baltic Countries

GDNet Knowledge Base Working Paper No. DOC16801
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 20 Apr 2005
Mihails Hazans
University of Latvia
Downloads 145 (158,726)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Returns to education, transition, ethnic minorities

9.

Access to Secondary Education in Albania: Incentives, Obstacles, and Policy Spillovers

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 10 Jul 2006
Mihails Hazans and Ija Trapeznikova
University of Latvia and Northwestern University
Downloads 140 (157,042)
Citation 1

Abstract:

school access, demand for schooling, opportunity costs, family background, Albania

What Explains Prevalence of Informal Employment in European Countries: The Role of Labor Institutions, Governance, Immigrants, and Growth

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5917
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Mihails Hazans
University of Latvia
Downloads 65 (296,996)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Labor Markets, Labor Policies, Debt Markets, Economic Theory & Research, Markets and Market Access

What Explains Prevalence of Informal Employment in European Countries: The Role of Labor Institutions, Governance, Immigrants, and Growth

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5872
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 08 Aug 2011
Mihails Hazans
University of Latvia
Downloads 30 (413,443)
Citation 1

Abstract:

labor market institutions, informal employment, immigrants, ethnic minorities

11.

Looking for the Workforce: The Elderly, Discouraged Workers, Minorities, and Students in the Baltic Labour Markets

Empirica, 2007, Vol. 34, No. 4, pp. 319-349
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 04 Apr 2005 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2010
Mihails Hazans
University of Latvia
Downloads 95 (226,246)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Labour supply, discouraged workers, labour market flows, minimum wages, ethnic minorities

The Workers' Value of the Remaining Employment Contract Duration

Economica, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 Jun 2005
Jos van Ommeren and Mihails Hazans
Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) and University of Latvia
Downloads 53 (329,647)
Citation 2

Abstract:

On-the-job search, job attributes, contract duration, temporary job

The Workers' Value of the Remaining Employment Contract Duration

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 2005-069/3
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 24 Nov 2005
Jos van Ommeren and Mihails Hazans
Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) and University of Latvia
Downloads 36 (387,844)
Citation 2

Abstract:

On-the-job search, Job attributes, Contract duration, Temporary job

13.

The Post-Enlargement Migration Experience in the Baltic Labor Markets

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5878
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 Aug 2011
Mihails Hazans and Kaia Philips
University of Latvia and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 75 (223,253)
Citation 2

Abstract:

return migrants, Baltic countries, EU enlargement, migration, ethnic minorities

14.

Informal Workers Across Europe: Evidence from 30 European Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5912
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Mihails Hazans
University of Latvia
Downloads 61 (235,814)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Labor Markets, Work & Working Conditions, Labor Policies, Labor Management and Relations, Tertiary Education

15.

A Stock-Flow Matching Approach to Evaluation of Public Training Program in a High Unemployment Environment

Labour: Review of Labour Economics and Industrial Relations, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 07 Jun 2005
Jekaterina Dmitrijeva and Mihails Hazans
Université d'Évry - Centre D'Etudes des Politiques Economiques et de L'Emploi (EPEE) and University of Latvia
Downloads 60 (291,094)

Abstract:

Stock-flow matching, augmented matching function, heterogeneous workers, training, transition

Does Commuting Reduce Wage Disparities?

ZEI Working Paper B02-2003 (updated)
Number of pages: 25
Mihails Hazans
University of Latvia
Downloads 55 (323,672)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Keywords: commuting, wage disparities, earnings functions, Baltic countries

Does Commuting Reduce Wage Disparities?

Growth and Change, Vol. 35, No. 3, pp. 360-390, Summer 2004
Posted: 18 Jan 2007
Mihails Hazans
University of Latvia

Abstract:

commuting, wage disparities, earnings functions, Baltic countries

17.

How Parallel Markets Fueled Chronic Shortage in the Soviet Official Sector

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 17 Dec 2007
Mihails Hazans
University of Latvia
Downloads 42 (351,834)

Abstract:

communist economies, disequilibrium, informal economy, labour supply

18.

EU Referenda in the Baltics: Understanding the Results at the Regional Level

44th ERSA Congress, Paper No. 138
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 20 Jun 2005
Mihails Hazans
University of Latvia
Downloads 42 (342,453)

Abstract:

European Union, European integration, cross-border development, ethnic minorities, regional income differentials

19.

Teacher Pay, Class Size and Local Governments: Evidence from the Latvian Reform

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5291
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 08 Nov 2010
Mihails Hazans
University of Latvia
Downloads 29 (375,719)
Citation 1

Abstract:

local governments, teacher compensation, linked employee-employer data

20.

Informal Workers Across Europe: Evidence from 30 Countries

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5871
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Aug 2011
Mihails Hazans
University of Latvia
Downloads 28 (313,552)
Citation 4

Abstract:

informal employment, human capital, discrimination, minorities, immigrants

21.

Workers' Valuation of the Remaining Employment Contract Duration

Economica, Vol. 75, No. 297, pp. 116-139, February 2008
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 Dec 2007
Jos van Ommeren and Mihails Hazans
Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) and University of Latvia
Downloads 23 (436,498)
Citation 1
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A Stock-Flow Matching Approach to Evaluation of Public Training Programme in a High Unemployment Environment

Labour, Vol. 21, No. 3, pp. 503-540, September 2007
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 31 Aug 2007
Jekaterina Dmitrijeva and Mihails Hazans
Université d'Évry - Centre D'Etudes des Politiques Economiques et de L'Emploi (EPEE) and University of Latvia
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