Transition from School to Work : Search Time and Job Duration

@inproceedings{BratbergTransitionFS,
  title={Transition from School to Work : Search Time and Job Duration},
  author={Espen Bratberg and Oivind Anti Nilsen}
}
Transitions from school to work: Search time and job duration b We consider the early labour market experience of young persons. Using a large data sample of Norwegian individuals finishing education in 1989-91, we analyse the transition from school to work and the duration of the first job. We allow the search duration, the accepted wage, and the job duration to be connected in a system of simultaneous equations which is estimated by maximum likelihood. The empirical evidence suggests that… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Figures, tables, results, connections, and topics extracted from this paper.
3 Extracted Citations
27 Extracted References
Similar Papers

Citing Papers

Publications influenced by this paper.

Referenced Papers

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 27 references

A nested Tobit analysis for a sequentially censored regression model, Economics Letters

  • BJ Lee
  • 1992
Highly Influential
4 Excerpts

Marital Status, Child Rearing and Earnings Differentials in the Graduate Labour Market

  • PJ Dolton, GH Makepeace
  • Economic Journal 97(388),
  • 1987
Highly Influential
4 Excerpts

Duration to First Job and the Return to Schooling: Estimates from a Search-Matching Model, Review of Economic Studies

  • Z Eckstein, KI Wolpin
  • 1995
Highly Influential
3 Excerpts

Unemployment Compensation and Labor Market Transitions: A Critical Review, Journal of Economic Literature

  • AB Atkinson, J Micklewright
  • 1991
Highly Influential
6 Excerpts

1978a) A Theory of Employee Job Search and Quit Rates

  • K Burdett
  • American Economic Review 68(1),
  • 1978
Highly Influential
5 Excerpts

Order from Chaos? The Effects of Early Labor Market Experiences on Adult Labor Market Outcomes, Industrial and Labor Relations Review

  • R Gardecki, D Neumark
  • 1998
1 Excerpt

Staying or Leaving: Transitions from Work among Norwegian Youths, mimeo, Department of Economics, University of Bergen, Norway

  • ØA Nilsen, AE Risa, A Torstensen
  • 1998

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…