Transition from School to Work : Search Time and Job Duration

  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

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