Do Labor Market Policies and Growth Fundamentals Matter for Income Inequality in Oecd Countries? Some Empirical Evidence »
Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Patrick Van Houdt
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 January 1997
Keywords: labor market, labor market policies, unemployment, employment, active labor
Income distribution may be related to fundamentals affecting economic growth and to labor market policies. Noting that inequality is affected by unemployment. This paper presents a model in which labor market polic...