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By Elke Wolf

The extra I reside the extra I research. The extra I examine the extra I discover the fewer i do know (Alan and Manly Bergman) This e-book is a touch revised model of my dissertation thesis "Wages, hours regulations and employment" approved in July 2001 through the dep. of Economics at Mannheim collage. many of the stories are a part of the re­ seek undertaking "Working hours flexibility and employment" (Arbeitszeitjlexi­ bilisierung und Beschiijtigung) which was once carried out on the Centre for Euro­ pean fiscal examine (ZEW) with monetary help by way of the Fritz Thyssen Stiftung. Now that every one the paintings is entire, not anything is still yet to thank the entire those that supported the writing of my thesis. to start with, i'm indebted to my consultant Prof. Wolfgang Franz, who continually furthered my educational paintings and inspired me to take possibilities past the normal direction. His guiding questions and reviews have been very helpful in gaining an summary of the entire factor. moreover, i'm particularly thankful to Prof. Daniel Hamermesh, my moment consultant. I received enormously from the fruitful discussions in the course of my remain on the collage of Texas in Austin. His encouragement and verve have been crucial help elements within the finishing touch of my paintings. Prof. Arthur van Soest and Prof. Franc;ois Laisney either contributed to the technical and methodological normal of my research through patiently discussing a variety of version standards and demanding convergence difficulties.

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