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Using Labor Market Stocks to Identify Labor Market Flow Nissim Ben David

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A technique that permits the calculation of the flow of agents between and within labor market states is pre-sented. A statistical agency having collected data on those flows easiest to collect and together with data on employment, unemployment and being out of the labor force, will be able to calculate the rest of the flows. The contribution of this paper is in suggesting an easy process which overcomes the difficulties statistical agencies usually have in collecting flow data.

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B. Nissim, "Using Labor Market Stocks to Identify Labor Market Flow Nissim Ben David," Modern Economy, Vol. 2 No. 2, 2011, pp. 163-168. doi: 10.4236/me.2011.22021.

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