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Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

When a computer or a user is directly connected into a network and is capable of interacting with it, for example by querying the contents of a database.

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Examining the Economics of Prostitution Using Online Data

Thomas J. Holt, Kristie R. Blevins and Sarah Fitzgerald.

in The Oxford Handbook of the Economics of Prostitution

October 2016; p ublished online December 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Labour and Demographic Economics. 10517 words.

The exchanges between sex workers and their clients are often hidden from view, making it difficult to understand how the prices paid to sex workers vary depending on city, time of the...

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Information in online labour markets

Adeline Pelletier and Catherine Thomas.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

July 2018; p ublished online July 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Microeconomics; International Trade; Demand and Supply of Labour; Economics. 8122 words.

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Online labour markets are virtual platforms that solve information problems to enable gains from trade in remote labour services. They make employers...

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Landing the First Job: The Value of Intermediaries in Online Hiring

Christopher T. Stanton and Catherine Thomas.

in The Review of Economic Studies

April 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Wages, Compensation, and Labour Costs; Microeconomics; Technological Change; Research and Development. 26063 words.

Online markets for remote labour services allow workers and firms to contract with each other directly. Despite this, intermediaries—called outsourcing agencies—have emerged in these...

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Sexual and Communication Networks of Internet-Mediated Prostitution

Luis E. C. Rocha, Fredrik Liljeros and Petter Holme.

in The Oxford Handbook of the Economics of Prostitution

October 2016; p ublished online December 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Labour and Demographic Economics; Industry Studies. 16435 words.

This chapter examines prostitution as a socioeconomic phenomenon and discusses its contribution to the spread of sexually transmitted infections. Using online network data from...

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Canadian Prostitution Law

Lauren Jones.

in The Oxford Handbook of the Economics of Prostitution

October 2016; p ublished online December 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Labour and Demographic Economics; Economic History. 10155 words.

This chapter reviews the history of prostitution law in Canada. It begins with a review of relevant literature on the history and policy of the sex trade in Canada, along with current laws...

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The Economics of Male Sex Work

Trevon D. Logan.

in The Oxford Handbook of the Economics of Prostitution

October 2016; p ublished online December 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Labour and Demographic Economics; Industry Studies. 13251 words.

This chapter examines the economics of male prostitution as practiced in the United States. It begins with an overview of some basic features and organization of the online market for male...

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The Labor Market Effects of Credit Market Information

Marieke Bos, Emily Breza and Andres Liberman.

in The Review of Financial Studies

June 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Banking; Financial Institutions and Services; Household Behaviour and Family Economics; Demand and Supply of Labour. 15740 words.

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We exploit a natural experiment to provide one of the first measurements of the causal effect of negative credit information on employment and...

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Managing the Family Firm: Evidence from CEOs at Work

Oriana Bandiera, Renata Lemos, Andrea Prat and Raffaella Sadun.

in The Review of Financial Studies

May 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Demand and Supply of Labour; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity. 24450 words.

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We build a comparable and bottom-up measure of CEO labor supply for 1,114 CEOs and investigate whether family and professional CEOs differ along this...

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Banks, Firms, and Jobs

Fabio Berton, Sauro Mocetti, Andrea F. Presbitero and Matteo Richiardi.

in The Review of Financial Studies

June 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economics; Banking; Demand and Supply of Labour; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies. 20465 words.

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We analyze the heterogeneous employment effects of financial shocks using a rich data set of job contracts, matched with the universe of firms and...

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Reducing Age Bias and Turnover Intentions by Enhancing Intergenerational Contact Quality in the Workplace: The Role of Opportunities for Generativity and Development

Hélène Henry, Hannes Zacher and Donatienne Desmette.

in Work, Aging and Retirement

July 2015; p ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Business and Management; Human Resource Management; Organizational Theory and Behaviour; Labour and Demographic Economics; Gerontology and Ageing. 9324 words.

Based on socio-emotional selectivity and self-categorization theories, we developed and tested a model on how the interplay between employee age and opportunities for generativity and...

The economic analysis of lotteries

Ian Walker.

in Economic Policy

October 1998; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity; Financial Regulation; Health, Education, and Welfare; Labour and Demographic Economics; Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics; Public Economics; Regional Government Analysis. 0 words.

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Lotteries Determinants of ticket sales and the optimal payout rate

This paper considers policy issues arising in the design, regulation and...