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Labor Supply Responses to Health Shocks : Evidence from High-Frequency Labor Market Data from Urban Ghana (English)

Abstract

Workers in developing countries are subject to frequent health shocks. Using 10 weeks of high-frequency labor market data that were collected in urban Ghana, this paper documents that men are 9 percentage points more likely to work in weeks in which another...  See More +

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  • Heath, Rachel; Mansuri, Ghazala; Rijkers, Bob;
  • 2019/10/21 15:54:03
  • Policy Research Working Paper;
  • WPS9046
  • 1
  • 1
  • Ghana
  • Africa
  • 2019/10/21 15:51:43
  • Disclosed
  • Labor Supply Responses to Health Shocks : Evidence from High-Frequency Labor Market Data from Urban Ghana
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