Losing heart ? The effect of job displacement on health

@inproceedings{Salvanes2012LosingH,
  title={Losing heart ? The effect of job displacement on health},
  author={Sandra E. Black Paul J. Devereux Kjell G. Salvanes},
  year={2012}
}
  • Sandra E. Black Paul J. Devereux Kjell G. Salvanes
  • Published 2012
Losing Heart? The Effect of Job Displacement on Health Job reallocation is considered to be a key characteristic of well-functioning labor markets, as more productive firms grow and less productive ones contract or close. However, despite its potential benefits for the economy, there are significant costs that are borne by displaced workers. We study how job displacement in Norway affects cardiovascular health using a sample of men and women who are predominantly aged in their early forties. To… CONTINUE READING