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Handbook of Labor Economics Volume 4A

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"Volume 4 very nicely illustrates several important trends in labor economics:increased concern about proper research design, more contact with those in other social sciences, greater reliance on data collected by those conducting the research, and (in some areas) more productive interplay between theory and data. The authors have themselves been major contributors to these developments; they combine a participants enthusiasm with a detached perspective on the challenges and gaps that remain." - Charles brown, University of Michigan

864 pp including index of Volume 4A and volume 4B. The book has laminated boards with small scuff marks along the front and rear boards.There is a small bump to the spine and top left corner and bottom edge of front board and a small bump to the bottom rear board. The pages are crisp, clean and free of any markings. There is also no discolouration to the pages. It is tightly bound.

What new tools and models are enriching labor economics? "Developments in Research Methods and their Application" (volume 4A) summarizes recent advances in the ways economists study wages, employment, and labor markets. Mixing conceptual models and empirical work, contributors cover subjects as diverse as field and laboratory experiments, program evaluation, and behavioral models. The combinations of these improved empirical findings with new models reveal how labor economists are developing new and innovative ways to measure key parameters and test important hypotheses.

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Author(s):
Ashenfelter, Orley ; Card, David (Editors)
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
9.5 x 7.5 Inches
Edition:
First Edition 2011
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0444534504
ISBN-13:
9780444534507
Number of pages:
864
Publisher:
North Holland
Title:
Handbook of Labor Economics Volume 4A

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"Volume 4 very nicely illustrates several important trends in labor economics:increased concern about proper research design, more contact with those in other social sciences, greater reliance on data collected by those conducting the research, and (in some areas) more productive interplay between theory and data. The authors have themselves been major contributors to these developments; they combine a participants enthusiasm with a detached perspective on the challenges and gaps that remain." - Charles brown, University of Michigan

864 pp including index of Volume 4A and volume 4B. The book has laminated boards with small scuff marks along the front and rear boards.There is a small bump to the spine and top left corner and bottom edge of front board and a small bump to the bottom rear board. The pages are crisp, clean and free of any markings. There is also no discolouration to the pages. It is tightly bound.

What new tools and models are enriching labor economics? "Developments in Research Methods and their Application" (volume 4A) summarizes recent advances in the ways economists study wages, employment, and labor markets. Mixing conceptual models and empirical work, contributors cover subjects as diverse as field and laboratory experiments, program evaluation, and behavioral models. The combinations of these improved empirical findings with new models reveal how labor economists are developing new and innovative ways to measure key parameters and test important hypotheses.

Author(s):
Ashenfelter, Orley ; Card, David (Editors)
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
9.5 x 7.5 Inches
Edition:
First Edition 2011
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0444534504
ISBN-13:
9780444534507
Number of pages:
864
Publisher:
North Holland
Title:
Handbook of Labor Economics Volume 4A

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