Long-Term Unemployment After the Great Recession: Causes and remedies

Samuel Bentolila, Marcel Jansen 14 November 2016




Samuel Bentolila and Marcel Jansen

Active labour market policies and long-term unemployment
David Card, Jochen Kluve and Andrea Weber

Addressing long-term unemployment in the aftermath of the Great Recession
Lawrence F. Katz, Kory Kroft, Fabian Lange, and Matthew J. Notowidigdo

Long-term effects of unemployment: What can we learn from plant-closure studies?
Rudolf Winter-Ebmer

Long-term unemployment in Denmark
Torben M Andersen

Long-term unemployment in France
Pierre Cahuc and Stéphane Carcillo

Long-term unemployment in Germany
Alexander Spermann

Long-term unemployment in Italy after the Great Recession
Federico Cingano, Giovanni Pica and Alfonso Rosolia

Long-term unemployment in the Netherlands: An age-related phenomenon
Jan C. van Ours

Long-term unemployment in Poland
Piotr Lewandowski and Iga Magda

Long-term unemployment in Spain
Samuel Bentolila, J. Ignacio García-Pérez, and Marcel Jansen

How long has this been going on? Long-term unemployment in the UK
Mike Elsby, Jennifer C. Smith and Jonathan Wadsworth

Professor of Economics, CEMFI; CEPR Research Fellow

Associate Professor, Universidad Autonóma de Madrid


  • 17 - 18 August 2019 / Peking University, Beijing / Chinese University of Hong Kong – Tsinghua University Joint Research Center for Chinese Economy, the Institute for Emerging Market Studies at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University, the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development at Stanford University, the School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University, BREAD, NBER and CEPR
  • 19 - 20 August 2019 / Vienna, Palais Coburg / WU Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK)
  • 29 - 30 August 2019 / Galatina, Italy /
  • 4 - 5 September 2019 / Roma Eventi, Congress Center, Pontificia Università Gregoriana Piazza della Pilotta, 4, Rome, Italy / European Center of Sustainable Development , CIT University
  • 9 - 14 September 2019 / Guildford, Surrey, UK / The University of Surrey

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