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Essays on equilibrium unemployment dynamics
(The University of Edinburgh, 2012-06-26)
This thesis is a collection of three essays in which the behaviour of unemployment is studied in different dynamic environments. Throughout, unemployment is understood to be involuntary, arising due to the uncoordinated ...
Essays on credit and labour market frictions
(The University of Edinburgh, 2017-07-10)
The financial crisis of 2008 was characterized by disruptions in credit markets and sharp rises in unemployment. This dissertation contributes to our understanding of the interaction of credit and labour markets. The ...
Empirical essays on recent patterns in the British labour market
(The University of Edinburgh, 2017-11-27)
This thesis presents three essays, which each address a salient recent pattern in the British labour market. The first essay concerns whether or not men and women experience the business cycle differently, through their ...