Modern labor economics : theory and public policy /Series: The Addison-Wesley series in economics. Publisher: Boston : Pearson/Addison Wesley, c2009Edition: 10th ed.Description: xx, 650 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 032153896X.Subject(s): Labor economics | Labor policy | Personnel managementOnline resources: Table of contents
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Epoka University Library
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Overview of the labor market -- The demand for labor -- Labor demand elasticities -- Frictions in the labor market -- Supply of labor to the economy: the decision to work -- Labor supply: household production, the family, and the life cycle -- Compensating wage differentials and labor markets -- Investments in human capital: education and training -- Worker mobility: migration, immigration, and turnover -- Pay and productivity: wage determination within the firm -- Gender, race, and ethnicity in the labor market -- Unions and the labor market -- Inequality in earnings -- Unemployment.