Job loss and disability insurance

  title={Job loss and disability insurance},
  author={Bernt Bratsberg and Elisabeth Fevang and Knut R\oed},
• We show that job loss is a major cause of disability program entry in Norway. • The impact of job loss on disability is much larger than previously acknowledged. • The harder it is to find a new job, the more likely that job loss causes disability. • The " disability problem " is to a large extent an unemployment problem in disguise. a b s t r a c t a r t i c l e i n f o Based on administrative register data matched with firms' financial statements and closure data collected from bankruptcy… CONTINUE READING