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Title Reemployment bonuses in the unemployment insurance system : evidence from three field experiments / Philip K. Robins and Robert G. Spiegelman, editors
Published Kalamazoo, Mich. : W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research, 2001


Description 1 online resource (xii, 295 pages) : illustrations
Contents Acknowledgements -- 1 -- Introduction and Background of the Reemployment Bonus Experiments, by Walter A. Corson and Robert G. Spiegelman -- 2 -- Design of Three Field Experiments, by Walter A. corson and Robert G. Spiegelman -- 3 -- Participation in the Reemployment Bonus Experiments, by Paul T. Decker, Christopher J. O'Leary, and Stephen A. Woodbury -- 4 -- Bonus Impacts on Receipt of Unemployment Insurance, by Paul T. Decker, Christopher J. O'Leary, and Stephen A. Woodbury -- Appendix
5 -- Impacts on Employment and Earnings, by Paul T. Decker, Christopher J. O'Leary, and Stephen A. Woodbury -- 6 -- From Social Experiment to Program: The Reemployment Bonus, by Carl Davidson and Stephen A. Woodbury -- Appendix: A Model for Transferring Experimental Results to an External Setting -- 7 -- A Benefit-Cost Analysis of a Bonus Offer Program, by Robert G. Spiegelman -- 8 -- Summary and Policy Implications, by Philip K. Robins -- Glossary: Unemployment Insurance Terms and Bonus Experiment Terms -- Cited Author Index -- Subject Index -- About the Institute
Summary Reports on alternative approaches to reducing voluntary unemployment and improving the functioning of the unemployment insurance (UI) system. Explains the effects of bonuses to encourage more rapid return to work of UI recipients, and experiences with enhancing work search and self-employment. Features experiments carried out in the states of Illinois, Pennsylvania and Washington
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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Subject Unemployment insurance -- United States -- States -- Case studies
Welfare recipients -- United States -- States -- Case studies
Bonuses (Employee fringe benefits) -- United States -- States -- Case studies
Unemployment insurance -- Illinois
Unemployment insurance -- Pennsylvania
Unemployment insurance -- Washington (State)
Unemployment insurance -- United States -- History -- Case studies
Welfare recipients -- United States -- History -- Case studies
Welfare recipients
Unemployment insurance
Unemployment insurance -- U.S. states
Welfare recipients -- U.S. states
work incentive.
unemployment benefit.
cost benefit analysis.
regional level.
self employment.
statistical table.
incitation au travail.
prestations de chômage.
analyse coûts-avantages.
niveau régional.
travail indépendant.
tableau statistique.
incentivo al trabajo.
prestaciones por desempleo.
análisis de costos y beneficios.
nivel regional.
trabajo a cuenta propia.
cuadros estadísticos.
United States
Washington (State)
Estados Unidos.
Genre/Form History
Case studies
Case studies.
Études de cas.
Form Electronic book
Author Robins, Philip K
Spiegelman, Robert G
LC no. 2001026848
ISBN 9780880992251