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Recently Published

  • Cockx Bart, Michael Lechner and Joost Bollens (2022), "Priority to Unemployed Immigrants. A Causal Machine Learning Evaluation of Training in Belgium". Labour Economics, 80, 102306. Download and Online Appendix.

  • Marie Boltz, Bart Cockx, Ana Maria Diaz, Luz Magdalena Salas (2022). "How Does Working-Time Flexibility Affect Workers' Productivity in a Routine Job? Evidence from a Field Experiment", British Journal of Industrial Relations. Last submitted version.

  • Sam Desiere and Bart Cockx. "How effective are hiring subsidies to reduce long-term unemployment among prime-aged jobseekers? Evidence from Belgium", Working paper Department of Economics, UGent 21/1025, CESifo Working paper No 9325, IRES Discussion Paper 2021/24, IZA Discussion Paper No. 14767. Published in IZA Journal of Labor Policy, Volume 12(1) (2022).

New research

  • Andrea Albanese, Bart Cockx and Muriel Dejemeppe (2022). "Long-Term Effects of Hiring Subsidies for Unemployed Youths---Beware of Spillovers", UGent Department of Economics Working Paper 22/1053, LIDAM Discussion Paper - IRES/2022/19, CESifo WO no. 9972.

  • Bart Cockx, Koen Declercq, and Muriel Dejemeppe (2022). "Losing Prospective Entitlement to Unemployment Benefits. Impact on Educational Attainment", UGent Department of Economics Working Paper 22/1049, LIDAM Discussion Paper - IRES/2022/15, CESifo WP no. 9852, IZA DP 15439.