Incentive effects of unemployment benefits on job searches
Wirtschaft im Wandel,
Economic theory predicts that an anticipated cut of the replacement ratio in the future affects the search intensity at all dates previous to the cut. This effect is illustrated by simulating the dynamics of the reservation wage for different time profiles of the replacement ratio with a simple calibrated search model.
Initial and longitudinal effects of benefit variations on unemployment duration in Germany
IWH Discussion Papers,
Unemployment Duration and Unemployment Compensation in Germany