Subject: difference-in-differences | J81 | Deutschland | C23 | Überstunden | J23 | working hours, wage concession, overtime payments | employment | plant-level data | plant-level data, employment, working time, difference-in-differences | working time | Arbeitszeitgestaltung | Beschäftigungseffekt
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Increases in standard hours of work have been a contentious policy issue in Germany. Whilst this might directly lead to a substitution of workers by hours, there may also be a positive employment effect due to reduced costs. Moreover, the response of firms may differ be... View more
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