Hiring subsidies for people with a disability: Helping or hindering? - Evidence from a small scale social field experiment
Kauer, Lukas; Deuchert, Eva;
Publisher: University of St. Gallen, School of Economics and Political Science
Subject: economics | Hiring subsidies, Effectiveness, Social field experiment
jel: jel:I38 | jel:C93
Many countries provide hiring subsidies aimed at promoting the employment of people with disabilities. The effectiveness of these subsidy schemes remains unclear. The subsidy lowers wages and may thus increase employment, but may also signal lower quality of the applica... View more
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