First published on
06 September 2019
Discussion Paper 107

Incorporating a Job Search & Matching Module in the QUEST-model


This paper presents an extension to the QUEST model that allows for the analysis of labour flows into and out of unemployment due to macroeconomic shocks.


Rafał Raciborsk and Nicolas Robledo Böttcher. European Commission

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Discussion Paper 107. September 2019. Brussels. PDF. 48pp. Tab. Graph. Bibliogr. Free.

KC-BD-18-034-EN-N (online)

ISBN 978-92-79-77444-7 (online)
ISSN 2443-8022 (online)
doi:10.2765/68575 (online)

JEL classification: E00, E32, J64.


European Economy Discussion Papers are written by the staff of the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs, or by experts working in association with them, to inform discussion on economic policy and to stimulate debate. The views expressed in this document are solely those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of the European Commission.


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