Petri Bockerman

Labour Institute for Economic Research

FIN-00530 Helsinki

Finland

http://www.petribockerman.fi/

University of Turku - Turku School of Economics

Rehtorinpellonkatu 3

TURKU, FI-20500

Finland

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Scholarly Papers (45)

1.

Enemy of Labour? Analysing the Employment Effects of Mergers and Acquisitions

Labour Institute for Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 221
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 10 Sep 2006
Petri Bockerman and Eero Lehto
Labour Institute for Economic Research and Labour Institute for Economic Research
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mergers and acquisitions, M&As, takeovers, employment, workforce

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The Job Satisfaction-Productivity Nexus: A Study Using Matched Survey and Register Data

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 Jun 2010
Petri Bockerman and Pekka Ilmakunnas
Labour Institute for Economic Research and Aalto University School of Business
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job satisfaction, employee well-being, productivity, performance

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Elusive Effects of Unemployment on Happiness

HECER Discussion Paper No. 47
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 20 Apr 2005
Petri Bockerman and Pekka Ilmakunnas
Labour Institute for Economic Research and Aalto University School of Business
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happiness, unhappiness, life satisfaction, unemployment

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Unemployment and Self-Assessed Health: Evidence from Panel Data

HECER Discussion Paper No. 148
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 13 Feb 2007
Petri Bockerman and Pekka Ilmakunnas
Labour Institute for Economic Research and Aalto University School of Business
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health, subjective well-being, unemployment

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Job Disamenities, Job Satisfaction, and On-the-Job Search: Is There a Nexus?

HECER Discussion Paper No. 36
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 05 Jan 2005
Petri Bockerman and Pekka Ilmakunnas
Labour Institute for Economic Research and Aalto University School of Business
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Working conditions, job satisfaction, on-the-job search, quit intentions

Job Disamenities, Job Satisfaction, Quit Intentions, and Actual Separations: Putting the Pieces Together

HECER Discussion Paper No. 166
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 May 2007
Petri Bockerman and Pekka Ilmakunnas
Labour Institute for Economic Research and Aalto University School of Business
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working conditions, job satisfaction, on-the-job search, job separation, quits

Job Disamenities, Job Satisfaction, Quit Intentions, and Actual Separations: Putting the Pieces Together

Industrial Relations: A Journal of Economy and Society, Vol. 48, Issue 1, pp. 73-96, January 2009
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 Dec 2008
Petri Bockerman and Pekka Ilmakunnas
Labour Institute for Economic Research and Aalto University School of Business
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Born Entrepreneur? Adolescents' Personality Characteristics and Self-Employment in Adulthood

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9805
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 21 Mar 2016
University of Jyväskylä, University of Bamberg, Labour Institute for Economic Research, University of Helsinki and University of Turku
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Type A behavior, personality, self-employment, entrepreneurship, intergenerational transmission of entrepreneurship

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Do Job Disamenities Raise Wages or Ruin Job Satisfaction?

HECER Discussion Paper No. 20
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 05 Jan 2005
Petri Bockerman and Pekka Ilmakunnas
Labour Institute for Economic Research and Aalto University School of Business
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Compensating wage differentials, job satisfaction, working conditions

Outsourcing, Occupational Restructuring, and Employee Well-Being: Is There a Silver Lining?

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2012
Petri Bockerman and Mika Maliranta
Labour Institute for Economic Research and ETLA, The Research Institute of the Finnish Economy
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globalization, outsourcing, offshoring, working conditions, job satisfaction, subjective well-being

Outsourcing, Occupational Restructuring, and Employee Well-Being: Is There a Silver Lining?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7399
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 18 May 2013
Petri Bockerman and Mika Maliranta
Labour Institute for Economic Research and ETLA, The Research Institute of the Finnish Economy
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globalization, outsourcing, offshoring, downsizing, working conditions, subjective well-being, job satisfaction

Outsourcing, Occupational Restructuring, and Employee Well‐Being: Is There a Silver Lining?

Industrial Relations: A Journal of Economy and Society, Vol. 52, Issue 4, pp. 878-914, 2013
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 10 Sep 2013
Petri Bockerman and Mika Maliranta
Labour Institute for Economic Research and ETLA, The Research Institute of the Finnish Economy
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Interaction of Job Disamenities, Job Satisfaction, and Sickness Absences: Evidence from a Representative Sample of Finnish Workers

Labour Institute for Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 224
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 07 Nov 2006
Petri Bockerman and Pekka Ilmakunnas
Labour Institute for Economic Research and Aalto University School of Business
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working conditions, job satisfaction, sickness absences

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Job Security and Employee Well-Being: Evidence from Matched Survey and Register Data

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 10 Apr 2010
Petri Bockerman, Pekka Ilmakunnas and Edvard Johansson
Labour Institute for Economic Research, Aalto University School of Business and Dept. of Management and Organisation
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Minimum Wages and Youth Employment: Evidence from the Finnish Retail Trade Sector

Labor Institute for Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 238
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 21 Dec 2007
Petri Bockerman and Roope Uusitalo
Labour Institute for Economic Research and Uppsala University - Department of Economics
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Minimum wages, employment, labour demand

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Union Membership and the Erosion of the Ghent System: Lessons from Finland

Labour Institute for Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 213
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Oct 2005
Roope Uusitalo and Petri Bockerman
Uppsala University - Department of Economics and Labour Institute for Economic Research
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Trade unions, Ghent system, union density

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Globalization, Creative Destruction, and Labor Share Change: Evidence on the Determinants and Mechanisms from Longitudinal Plant-Level Data

ETLA Working Paper No. 1178
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 02 Feb 2009
Petri Bockerman and Mika Maliranta
Labour Institute for Economic Research and ETLA, The Research Institute of the Finnish Economy
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Globalization, International Trade, Foreign ownership, micro-level restructuring, labor share

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A Kink that Makes You Sick: The Incentive Effect of Sick Pay on Absence

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8205
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 31 May 2014
Petri Bockerman, Ohto Kanninen and Ilpo Suoniemi
Labour Institute for Economic Research, Labour Institute for Economic Research and Labour Institute for Economic Research
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sick pay, labor supply, sickness absence, paid sick leave, regression kink design

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Seniority Rules, Worker Mobility and Wages: Evidence from Multi-Country Linked Employer-Employee Data

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9632
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 18 Jan 2016
Petri Bockerman, Per Skedinger and Roope Uusitalo
Labour Institute for Economic Research, Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN) and Uppsala University - Department of Economics
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multi-country linked employer-employee data, seniority rules, employment protection legislation

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Do Good Working Conditions Make You Work Longer? Evidence on Retirement Decisions Using Linked Survey and Register Data

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10964
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 31 Aug 2017
Petri Bockerman and Pekka Ilmakunnas
Labour Institute for Economic Research and Aalto University School of Business
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working conditions, job satisfaction, retirement, new management practices

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Labour Market Effects of the Polytechnic Education Reform: The Finnish Experience

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4013
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 02 Mar 2009
Petri Bockerman, Ulla Hamalainen and Roope Uusitalo
Labour Institute for Economic Research, Social Insurance Institution of Finland and Uppsala University - Department of Economics
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Digital Waste? Unintended Consequences of Health Information Technology

VATT Institute for Economic Research Working Papers 117
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 06 May 2019
Labour Institute for Economic Research, Government of the Republic of Finland - VATT Institute for Economic Research, University of Pennsylvania - Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, Turku School of Economics and VATT
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health information technology, electronic prescribing, repeat prescriptions, inefficiency, medication overuse

Digital Waste? Unintended Consequences of Health Information Technology

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12275
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 21 May 2019
Labour Institute for Economic Research, Government of the Republic of Finland - VATT Institute for Economic Research, University of Pennsylvania - Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, Turku School of Economics and VATT
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health information technology, electronic prescribing, repeat prescriptions, inefficiency, medication overuse

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Are Jobs More Polarized in ICT Firms?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9851
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 04 Apr 2016
Petri Bockerman, Seppo Laaksonen and Jari Vainiomäki
Labour Institute for Economic Research, University of Helsinki and Tampere University
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skill-biased technological change, job polarization, routinization

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Creative Destruction and Employee Well-Being

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 28 May 2009
Petri Bockerman, Pekka Ilmakunnas and Edvard Johansson
Labour Institute for Economic Research, Aalto University School of Business and Dept. of Management and Organisation
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job flows, worker flows, job satisfaction, perceived security, job instability

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Too Much, Too Soon? Polytechnic Graduate Placement in Finnish Manufacturing

Labour Institute for Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 216
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Feb 2006
Petri Bockerman
Labour Institute for Economic Research
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Education, polytechnic, placement

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Top Income Shares and Mortality: Evidence from Advanced Countries

Labour Institute for Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 257
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 12 Jan 2010
Petri Bockerman
Labour Institute for Economic Research
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income inequality, top income shares, mortality

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Does High Involvement Management Improve Worker Wellbeing?

NIESR Discussion Paper No. 380
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 30 Jul 2013
Petri Bockerman, Alex Bryson and Pekka Ilmakunnas
Labour Institute for Economic Research, UCL and Aalto University School of Business
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health, subjective wellbeing, sickness absence, job satisfaction, high involvement management, high performance work system

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Erosion of the Ghent System and Union Membership Decline: Lessons from Finland

British Journal of Industrial Relations, Vol. 44, No. 2, pp. 283-303, June 2006
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 25 May 2006
Petri Bockerman and Roope Uusitalo
Labour Institute for Economic Research and Uppsala University - Department of Economics
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Determination of Average Working Time in Finland

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 21 Feb 2003
Petri Bockerman and Jaakko Kiander
Labour Institute for Economic Research and Government of the Republic of Finland - VATT Institute for Economic Research
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The Effect of Weight on Labor Market Outcomes: An Application of Genetic Instrumental Variables

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9907
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 09 May 2016
Labour Institute for Economic Research, Cornell University - College of Human Ecology, Department of Policy Analysis & Management (PAM), University of Jyväskylä, University of Turku, University of Turku, Tampere University, University of Jyväskylä - School of Business and Economics and University of Turku
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obesity, BMI, earnings, employment, genetic instruments

The Effect of Weight on Labor Market Outcomes: An Application of Genetic Instrumental Variables

NBER Working Paper No. w22200
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 02 May 2016 Last Revised: 28 Feb 2021
Labour Institute for Economic Research, Cornell University - College of Human Ecology, Department of Policy Analysis & Management (PAM), University of Jyväskylä, University of Turku, University of Turku, Tampere University, University of Jyväskylä - School of Business and Economics and University of Turku
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Biomarkers and Long-Term Labour Market Outcomes: The Case of Creatine

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8029
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Mar 2014
Labour Institute for Economic Research, UCL, University of Jyväskylä, University of Helsinki, University of Helsinki and University of Turku
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biomarkers, creatine, creatinine, labour market, earnings, employment

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Does High Involvement Management Lead to Higher Pay?

NIESR Discussion Paper No. 376
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 02 Feb 2011
Petri Bockerman, Alex Bryson and Pekka Ilmakunnas
Labour Institute for Economic Research, UCL and Aalto University School of Business
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wages, high involvement management, high performance work system, incentive pay, training, team working, information sharing, propensity score matching

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Using Twins to Resolve the Twin Problem of Having a Bad Job and a Low Wage

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8557
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 25 Oct 2014
Petri Bockerman, Pekka Ilmakunnas and Jari Vainiomäki
Labour Institute for Economic Research, Aalto University School of Business and Tampere University
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compensating differentials, earnings, unobserved ability, productivity

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Back to School? Labor-Market Returns to Vocational Postsecondary Education

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9079
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 01 Jun 2015
Petri Bockerman, Mika Haapanen and Christopher Jepsen
Labour Institute for Economic Research, University of Jyväskylä - School of Business and Economics and University College Dublin (UCD) - School of Economics
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vocational education, postsecondary education, labor-market returns

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Early Health, Risk Aversion and Stock Market Participation

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12341
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 21 May 2019
Petri Bockerman, Andrew Conlin and Rauli Svento
Labour Institute for Economic Research, University of Oulu and University of Oulu - Department of Economics, Accounting and Finance
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health status, birth weight, stock market participation

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Does Job Support Make Workers Happy?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10486
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 22 Jan 2017
Labour Institute for Economic Research, UCL, ETLA, Research Institute of the Finnish Economy and University of Sussex
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worker wellbeing, job control, job demands, job support, job design, supervisors, job satisfaction, stress, HRM, unemployment, scarring effects

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Regional Labor Market Dynamics, Housing, and Migration

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 30 Sep 2004
Kari Hämäläinen and Petri Bockerman
Government of the Republic of Finland - VATT Institute for Economic Research and Labour Institute for Economic Research
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Job Displacement, Inter-Regional Mobility and Long-Term Earnings

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11635
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 09 Jul 2018
Terhi Maczulskij, Petri Bockerman and Tuomas Kosonen
University of Jyväskylä - School of Business and Economics, Labour Institute for Economic Research and University of Helsinki - Department of Political and Economic Studies
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unemployment, job displacement, migration, earnings, employment

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Does Higher Education Enhance Migration?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7754
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 04 Dec 2013
Mika Haapanen and Petri Bockerman
University of Jyväskylä - School of Business and Economics and Labour Institute for Economic Research
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migration, higher education, vocational education, polytechnic education, school reform

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Sources of Job and Worker Flows: Evidence from a Panel of Regions

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 25 Apr 2004
Petri Bockerman, Kari Hämäläinen and Mika Maliranta
Labour Institute for Economic Research, Government of the Republic of Finland - VATT Institute for Economic Research and ETLA, The Research Institute of the Finnish Economy
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School Tracking and Mental Health

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12733
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 10 Nov 2019
Labour Institute for Economic Research, University of Jyväskylä - School of Business and Economics, University College Dublin (UCD) and INSEAD
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tracking age, comprehensive school, mental health, depression, hospitalization

School Tracking and Mental Health

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14086
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 06 Nov 2019
INSEAD, Labour Institute for Economic Research, University of Jyväskylä - School of Business and Economics and University College Dublin (UCD)
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comprehensive school, Depression, hospitalisation, mental health, Tracking age

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Stature and Life-Time Labor Market Outcomes: Accounting for Unobserved Differences

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7424
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 08 Jun 2013
Petri Bockerman and Jari Vainiomäki
Labour Institute for Economic Research and Tampere University
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height, weight, BMI, height premium, earnings, employment

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Harsh Times: Do Stressors Lead to Labor Market Losses?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10773
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 05 Jun 2017
Terhi Maczulskij and Petri Bockerman
University of Jyväskylä - School of Business and Economics and Labour Institute for Economic Research
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stressors, stressful life events, employment, earnings, co-twin control, twins

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School Tracking and Mental Health

CESifo Working Paper No. 7927
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 27 Nov 2019
Labour Institute for Economic Research, University of Jyväskylä - School of Business and Economics, University College Dublin (UCD) and INSEAD
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tracking age, comprehensive school, mental health, depression, hospitalization

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Information Integration, Coordination Failures, and Quality of Prescribing

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13926
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 14 Dec 2020
Labour Institute for Economic Research, University of Pennsylvania - Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, Turku School of Economics and VATT
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Domain-Specific Risk and Public Policy

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11539
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 30 May 2018
Ohto Kanninen, Petri Bockerman and Ilpo Suoniemi
Labour Institute for Economic Research, Labour Institute for Economic Research and Labour Institute for Economic Research
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risk, risk aversion, state-dependence, social insurance, sickness absence

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Labor-Market Returns to Higher Vocational Schooling

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11734
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 28 Aug 2018
Petri Bockerman, Mika Haapanen and Christopher Jepsen
Labour Institute for Economic Research, University of Jyväskylä - School of Business and Economics and University College Dublin (UCD) - School of Economics
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vocational education, master's degrees, labor-market returns

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The Micro-Level Dynamics of Regional Productivity Growth: The Source of Divergence in Finland

Regional Science and Urban Economics, Vol. 37, No. 2, pp. 165-182, 2007
Posted: 06 Feb 2007
Petri Bockerman and Mika Maliranta
Labour Institute for Economic Research and ETLA, The Research Institute of the Finnish Economy

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Productivity, Efficiency, Micro-level restructuring, Convergence, Divergence