Revisiting the Effects of Unemployment Insurance Extensions on Unemployment : A Measurement

@inproceedings{Bartalotti2018RevisitingTE,
  title={Revisiting the Effects of Unemployment Insurance Extensions on Unemployment : A Measurement},
  author={Ot{\'a}vio Bartalotti and Quentin Brummet},
  year={2018}
}
  • Otávio Bartalotti, Quentin Brummet
  • Published 2018
We reassess the literature using county border pair identification strategies to examine the effects of UI benefit duration on labor market conditions. We extend these previous approaches using a regression discontinuitybased approach that controls for changes in unobservables by distance to the border and accounts for measurement error induced by using county-level aggregates. Our new results provide no evidence of a large change in unemployment induced by differences in UI generosity across… CONTINUE READING
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