Block, Jörn; Goerke, Laszlo; Millán, José María; Román, Concepción;
Publisher: Bonn: Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
Subject: I10 | M50 | family employees | J22 | absenteeism, family employees, European Community Household Panel, work effort | absenteeism | European Community Household Panel | work effort | European Community Household Panel, family employees, absenteeism, work effort
jel: jel:I10 | jel:M50 | jel:J22
Work effort varies greatly across employees, as evidenced by substantial differences in absence rates. Moreover, absenteeism causes sizeable output losses. Using data from the European Community Household Panel (ECHP), this paper investigates absence behavior of family ... View more
14 dummies equalling 1 for individuals living in the named country: Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, and the United Kingdom.
8 dummies equalling 1 for observations referring to each year covered by the sample: 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, and 2001.