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On-the-job search with match-specific amenities

Albrecht, James and Carrillo Tudela, Carlos and Vroman, Susan (2018) 'On-the-job search with match-specific amenities.' Economics Letters, 162 (C). pp. 15-17. ISSN 0165-1765

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We construct an equilibrium on-the-job search model in which workers value wages and amenities. We show by example that in a standard (Burdett/Mortensen) model with a distribution of worker tastes over amenities, worker mobility need not imply equilibrium wage dispersion.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: On-the-job search; Amenities
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
Divisions: Faculty of Social Sciences
Faculty of Social Sciences > Economics, Department of
SWORD Depositor: Elements
Depositing User: Elements
Date Deposited: 10 Nov 2017 11:20
Last Modified: 18 Aug 2022 10:34

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