Work Hours, Social Value of Leisure and Globalisation

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Hansen, Jørgen Drud; Molana, Hassan; Montagna, Catia; Nielsen, Jørgen Ulff-Møller;
  • Publisher: Aarhus School of Business, Aarhus University, Department of Economics
  • Journal: volume 41,pages317-326issn: 2214-8043
  • Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.socec.2012.01.001
  • Subject: Social multiplier | Capital mobility | coordination; corporatism; openness; capital mobility; social multiplier; welfare; work hours | Corporatism | Welfare | Coordination | Openness | coordination, corporatism, openness, capital mobility, social multiplier, welfare, work hours | Work hours
    • jel: jel:F20 | jel:J20 | jel:J50 | jel:J2 | jel:J5 | jel:F2

We examine how openness interacts with the coordination of consumption-leisure decisions in determining the equilibrium working hours and wage rate when there are leisure externalities (e.g., due to social interactions). The latter are modelled by allowing a worker’s ma... View more
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