Employment Protection Legislation
Evolution, Effects, Winners and Losers
Per Skedinger, Research Fellow and Associate Professor of Economics, Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN), Sweden
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Employment protection legislation is one of the most controversial issues in the labour market. In this insightful book, Per Skedinger provides an overview of the design, evolution and research on the effects of employment protection legislation around the world.
Contents: Foreword by Assar Lindbeck Preface 1. Introduction 2. The Design and Evolution of Employment Protection Legislation 3. What are the Conceivable Effects of Employment Protection Legislation? 4. Why Legislation? 5. Empirical Studies on the Effects of Employment Protection Legislation 6. Conclusions and Discussion Appendix Bibliography Index