collective bargaining, Germany, survival analysis

Publication date: 23 Sep 2011 | Publication type: Report | Theme: Employment & Social policy | Authors: Bryson, A | External authors: Addison, J. T., Teixeira, P. and Pahnke, A. | JEL classification: J50, J53 | Report to: IZA Discussion Paper No. 5987
This paper depicts and examines the decline in collective bargaining coverage in Germany. Using repeat cross-section and longitudinal data from the IAB Establishment Panel, we show the overwhelming importance of behavioral as opposed to compositional change and, for the first time, document...