Undeclared work in Italian regions: an econometric analysis in the time span 1995-2008

Author/s Maria Felice Arezzo
Publishing Year 2014 Issue 2014/1 Language Italian
Pages 18 P. 60-77 File size 994 KB
DOI 10.3280/REST2014-001003
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Undeclared work rate in Italian regions has strong persistency features. It has remained constant or slightly increasing over decades, despites numerous laws aiming at reducing it. The aim of the paper is to identify the socio-economic characteristics that explain regional undeclared work rates.

Keywords: Undeclared work, dynamic panel, GMM two-step Arellano-Bond estimator

Jel codes: C01, C23, O17, J46

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Maria Felice Arezzo, Il lavoro irregolare nelle regioni italiane: un’analisi econometrica dal 1995 al 2008 in "RIVISTA DI ECONOMIA E STATISTICA DEL TERRITORIO" 1/2014, pp 60-77, DOI: 10.3280/REST2014-001003