In Portugal duration of benefits is exclusively age determined while replacement rates are essentially uniform. We exploit differences in potential maximum duration of benefits for nearly matched pairs of individuals to determine the effects of benefit duration on job finding. (C) 2008 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.
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- Economics and Econometrics
Addison, J., & Portugal, P. (2008). How do different entitlements to unemployment benefits affect the transitions from unemployment into employment? Economics Letters, 101(3), 206-209. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.econlet.2008.08.020