Heterogeneous Effects of Job Displacement on Earnings

  title={Heterogeneous Effects of Job Displacement on Earnings},
  author={Afrouz Azadikhah Jahromi and Brantly Callaway},
  journal={Labor: Supply \& Demand eJournal},
This paper considers how the effect of job displacement varies across different individuals. In particular, our interest centers on features of the distribution of the individual-level effect of job displacement. Identifying features of this distribution is particularly challenging -- e.g., even if we could randomly assign workers to be displaced or not, many of the parameters that we consider would not be point identified. We exploit our access to panel data, and our approach relies on… Expand


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