A life cycle labour supply model with taxes estimated on German panel data: the case of parallel preferences
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Citation:Laisney, Francois; Lechner, Michael; Van Soest, Arthur; Wagenhals, Gerhard. 'A life cycle labour supply model with taxes estimated on German panel data: the case of parallel preferences'. - Economic & Social Review, Vol. 24, No. 4, July, 1993, pp. 335-368, Dublin: Economic & Social Research Institute
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We estimate Frisch labour supply functions for married women using information on desired hours, under the assumptions that these are based on a smooth convex approximation of the budget constraint. The minimum distance approach used allows for correlated random effects both in the wage and in the taste-shifter equations, and for an unbalanced panel. We use a subsample of the German Socio-economic Panel for the years 1985-1989.
Publisher:Economic & Social Research Institute
Type of material:Journal Article
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