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The use of internet data for labor research

  1. Wage dispersion among observationally similar workers is still only partially unexplained by economists from both a theoretical and an empirical point of view. Given that jobs can be broken down into tasks, na...

    Authors: Stefano Visintin, Kea Tijdens, Stephanie Steinmetz and Pablo de Pedraza
    Citation: IZA Journal of Labor Economics 2015 4:20
  2. This paper discusses methodological issues arising from the use of online job vacancy data and voluntary web-based surveys to analyse the labour market. We highlight the advantages and possible disadvantages o...

    Authors: Lucia Mýtna Kureková, Miroslav Beblavý and Anna Thum-Thysen
    Citation: IZA Journal of Labor Economics 2015 4:18