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Modern labor economics
Ronald G. Ehrenberg

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Modern labor economics
theory and public policy
Eleventh ed.
Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Robert S. Smith

Published 2012 by Prentice Hall in Upper Saddle River, N.J .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Overview of the labor market
The demand for labor
Labor demand elasticities
Frictions in the labor market
Supply of labor to the economy : the decision to work
Labor supply : household production, the family, and the life cycle
Compensating wage differentials and labor markets
Investments in human capital : education and training
Worker mobility : migration, immigration, and turnover
Pay and productivity : wage determination within the firm
Gender, race, and ethnicity in the labor market
Unions and the labor market
Unemployment
Inequality in earnings
The labor-market effects of international trade and production sharing.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
331
Library of Congress
HD4901 .E34 2012

The Physical Object

Pagination
xxi, 650 p. :
Number of pages
650

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL25568627M
Internet Archive
modernlaborecono00rona
ISBN 10
0132540649
ISBN 13
9780132540643
LC Control Number
2011002784
OCLC/WorldCat
697980105

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