On the Determinants of Labour Market Institutions: Rent-sharing vs. Social Insurance
2000 (English)Report (Other scientific)
What determines the structure of labour market institutions? This paper argues that common explanations based on rent sharing are incomplete; unions, job protection, and egalitarian pay structures may have as much to do with social insurance of otherwise
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Uppsala: Department of Economics, Uppsala University , 2000.
, Working Paper Series 2000:16
Labour market institutions; comparative historical evidence; Sweden; Massachusetts; rent seeking; social insurance; union models; cross-country regressoins; openness; linguistic fractionalisation
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-35821OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-35821DiVA: diva2:63721