Determinants of youth unemployment in Russian regions

@article{Demidova2012DeterminantsOY,
  title={Determinants of youth unemployment in Russian regions},
  author={O. A. Demidova and Marcello Signorelli},
  journal={Post-Communist Economies},
  year={2012},
  volume={24},
  pages={191 - 217}
}
In spite of a growing body of literature investigating the determinants of youth unemployment, studies at sub-national level are still scarce, especially for Russian regions. This article is an innovative attempt to analyse econometrically the key factors affecting the youth unemployment rate and the ratio between youth and total unemployment rates for 75 Russian regions in 2000–09. The existing literature on regional labour market performance and dynamics suggested the use of a large set of… 
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