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Title : 14.661 Labor Economics I (MIT)

Title : 14.661 Labor Economics I (MIT)

Description : The aim of this course is to acquaint students with traditional topics in labor economics and to encourage the development of independent research interests. We will cover a systematic development of the theory of labor supply, labor demand, and human capital. Topics include wage and employment determination, turnover, search, immigration, unemployment, equalizing differences, and institutions in the labor market. There will be particular emphasis on the interaction between theoretical and empirical modeling.

Description : The aim of this course is to acquaint students with traditional topics in labor economics and to encourage the development of independent research interests. We will cover a systematic development of the theory of labor supply, labor demand, and human capital. Topics include wage and employment determination, turnover, search, immigration, unemployment, equalizing differences, and institutions in the labor market. There will be particular emphasis on the interaction between theoretical and empirical modeling.

Fromsemester : Fall

Fromsemester : Fall

Fromyear : 2010

Fromyear : 2010

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Date : 2011-06-10T10:59:06+05:00

Date : 2011-06-10T10:59:06+05:00

Relation : 14.661

Relation : 14.661

Language : en-US

Language : en-US

Subject : labor economics

Subject : labor economics

Subject : public policy

Subject : public policy

Subject : immigration

Subject : immigration

Subject : human capital

Subject : human capital

Subject : econometrics

Subject : econometrics

Subject : minimum wage

Subject : minimum wage

Subject : public education

Subject : public education

Subject : job training

Subject : job training

Subject : labor

Subject : labor

Subject : unions

Subject : unions

Subject : neoclassical model

Subject : neoclassical model

Subject : life-cycle

Subject : life-cycle

Subject : insurance

Subject : insurance

Subject : unemployment

Subject : unemployment

Subject : signaling

Subject : signaling