What did all the money do? On the general ineffectiveness of recent West German labour market programmes
- Publisher: Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Bonn
causal effects; Matching estimation; panel data; programme evaluation | Alte Bundesländer | Lohnsubvention | Arbeitsmarktpolitik | Matching estimation, causal effects, programme evaluation, panel data | Dualer Arbeitsmarkt
We provide new evidence on the effectiveness of West German labour market programmes by evaluating training and employment programmes that have been conducted 2000-2002 after the first large reform of German labour market policy in 1998. We employ exceptionally rich adm...