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Econometric Methods for Labour Economics

Stephen Bazen


This book provides a presentation of the standard statistical techniques used by labour economists. It emphasizes both the input and the output of empirical analysis and covers five major topics concerning econometric methods used in labour economics: regression and related methods, choice modelling, selectivity issues, duration analysis, and policy evaluation techniques. Each of these is presented in terms of model specification, possible estimation problems, diagnostic checking, and interpretation of the output. The book aims to provide guidance to practitioners on how to use the techniques ... More

Keywords: statistical techniques, labour economists, empirical analysis, econometric methods, labour economics, regression, choice modelling, selectivity issues, duration analysis, policy evaluation techniques

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2011 Print ISBN-13: 9780199576791
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2012 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199576791.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Stephen Bazen, author
Professor of Applied Econometrics, GREQAM, Université de la Méditerranée (Aix-Marseille II)