Gender differences regarding unemployment spells and exit destinations in Romania

Gender differences regarding unemployment spells and exit destinations in Romania

Daniela-Emanuela Dănăcică, Doru Cîrnu



Keywords:  unemployment spells, exit states, hazard model



Summary: The purpose of this study is to analyze the impact of factors influencing unemployment spells and exit destinations of men and women in Romania. The empirical analysis is based on 2376253 registered unemployment spells, gathered from the National Agency for Employment. Using non-parametric methods and the semi-parametric Cox proportional hazard model in a competing-risks framework, we estimated the effect of different explanatory variables for the unemployment spells of men and women.




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