Labour market policy
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The unequal (?) burden of unemployment in Sweden during the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic
The aim of this project is to document, as detailed as possible, using available administrative records, how the burden of unemployment was distributed across various groups during the first wav...
The development of the Swedish Public Employment Service and active labour market policies?
This project describes the development of the Swedish Public Employment Service before and during the Corona crisis. It covers external conditions and constraints, internal decisions taken by th...
Deservigness cues and street-level decision making: Two survey experiments on employment offices’ use of descretion
In their daily interactions with citizens, frontline workers of the public sector make several decisions that affect what becomes of public policy in practice. For instance, prior research shows...
Nyanländas upplevelser av mötet med Arbetsförmedlingen
I det här projektet studerar vi nyanländas upplevelser av mötet med Arbetsförmedlingen under etableringstiden. Vilket förtroende för myndigheten finns bland de nyan...
The impact of policies for youth with reduced work capacity in Sweden and Norway
Caroline Hall Inés Hardoy Kristine von Simson
This project investigates similarities and differences in labour market policies directed at young adults with reduced work capacity in Sweden and Norway. More specifically, the authors describe...
Kan elektroniska platsförslag leda till bättre matchning mellan sökande och jobb?
Thomas Le Barbanchon Lena Hensvik Roland Rathelot
Detta projekt går ut på att utvärdera ett försök med elektroniska platsförslag riktade till sökande på Arbetsförmedlingens jobbsajt Platsbanken. Platsförslagen ska öka informationen om lediga jo...
How did firms respond to the payroll tax reduction for youths?
Previous research in the Nordic context suggests that changes in payroll tax rates have small effects on employment and wages. The purpose of this project is to shed some light on this from a fi...
Long-run effects of active labour market training
This project examines long-run effects of active labour market training in Sweden on labour income, employment status and welfare receipt. Several previous studies have examined short-run effect...