Occupational injury and illness meet the labor market: lessons from labor economics about lost earnings.

@article{Boden2006OccupationalIA,
  title={Occupational injury and illness meet the labor market: lessons from labor economics about lost earnings.},
  author={Leslie I Boden},
  journal={Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences},
  year={2006},
  volume={1076},
  pages={858-70}
}
  • Leslie I Boden
  • Published 2006 in Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
Recent labor economics studies in the United States and Canada have demonstrated that occupational injuries and illnesses often lead to substantial lost earnings for workers and their families. Other studies have shown substantial long-term lost earnings attributable to large-scale layoffs, where no health impairment has taken place. This article uses… CONTINUE READING