The accumulation of human capital and the sectoral shifts hypothesis for different age groups

Kei Sakata, Colin R Mckenzie

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This paper examine Lilien's sectoral shifts hypothesis for Japan for different age cohorts. Previous studies of the sectoral shifts hypothesis for Japan have for the most part concentrated on the relationship between aggregate unemployment and sectoral shifts, and are typically not supportive of the hypothesis. However, recent increases in the unemployment rates of the young and the aged suggest a need to reexamine the hypothesis for different age groups. It is found that sectoral shifts have a short-term positive effect on the unemployment of aged male workers, and that the effects increase in times of recession.

元の言語English
ページ(範囲)459-465
ページ数7
ジャーナルMathematics and Computers in Simulation
64
発行部数3-4
DOI
出版物ステータスPublished - 2004 2 11

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Human Capital
Unemployment
Japan
Age groups
Sectoral shifts
Human capital

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  • Information Systems and Management
  • Control and Systems Engineering
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Computational Mathematics
  • Modelling and Simulation

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