Unemployment and Household Structure in Mexico

  • Gonzalo Hernández Licona

Abstract

It is well known that the strict definition of open unemployment applied in countries such as Mexico, makes the level of unemployment relatively low. In the absence of unemployment benefits, only those with enough private resources can finance long unemployment spells. Therefore, the household's resources and structure play a crucial role in explaining both… (More)

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