Обложка книги Dual Labor Markets: A Macroeconomic Perspective

Dual Labor Markets: A Macroeconomic Perspective

ISBN: 0262193760; 9780262193764;
Издательство: MIT Press

"Understanding the nature of good and bad jobs is essential to understanding unemployment. For too long, theories of dual labor markets and theories of unemployment have proceeded in parallel. This was a shame and a scientific sin. Saint-Paul's masterfulintegration is an essential step. It will have an important impact, both in labor and in macroeconomics." -- Olivier Blanchard, Professor of Economics, MIT "A fascinating monograph that weaves apparently disparate strands into a convincing analysis of one of the most pressing economic problems of our time. Essential reading for those wanting to understand how the modern labour market functions, and what can be done to tackle the scourge of excessive unemployment." -- Charles Bean, Professor, London School of Economics The labor market consists of two tiers. Workers in the upper tier enjoy high wages, good benefits, and employment security, and they are often unionized. Workers in the lower tier experience low wages, high turnover,...