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Conceptual Framework

John H. Pencavel

in Diminishing Returns at Work: The Consequences of Long Working Hours

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780190876166
eISBN:
9780190876197
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190876166.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics, Economic History

In this chapter, the author specifies production functions that allow for working hours to enter a firm’s production function in flexible ways. This helps an evaluation of hypotheses that have been ... More


Consequences and Predictors of New Health Events

James P. Smith (ed.)

in Analyses in the Economics of Aging

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226902869
eISBN:
9780226903217
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226903217.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter examines the effect of new health events on a series of subsequent outcomes that are both directly and indirectly related to socioeconomic status (SES). It discusses the amount of new ... More


Job Quality in Britain under the Labour Government

Francis Green

in The Labour Market in Winter: The State of Working Britain

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199587377
eISBN:
9780191808647
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199587377.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

This chapter assesses the quality of jobs in Britain under the Labour government, stating that it has improved since 1997. It then lists the positive and negative points in job quality in Britain. ... More


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