Labor-market effect of social ties


21Mar2018 10:00 - 11:00

PhD defence ceremony

Lennart Ziegler analyses the impact of family formation, friendship networks and employer contacts on earnings, occupational choices and job finding. He applies various empirical strategies including network analysis, structural estimation, instrumental variables and a randomised controlled trial.

L. Ziegler: Social Networks, Marital Sorting and Job Matching: Three Essays in Labor Economics.


Prof. E.J.S. Plug

Prof. B. van der Klaauw (VU)


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This event is open to the public.

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