Applied Job Search Models

Author: Fabien Postel-Vinay

This course provides an introduction to the theory and microeconometric applications of job search with a specific focus on understanding the sources of wage dispersion across workers, wage dynamics across dates and wage profiles over a worker’s life cycle.

  • Syllabus
  • Slides: Facts To Be Explained on Labour in Macroeconomic Models
  • Slides: Why Are Similar Workers Paid Differently
  • Slides: On-the-job Search and Wage Posting
  • Slides: Sequential Auctions and Individual Wage Bargaining
  • Slides: Why Do Wages Move Over Time the Way they Do