Social Networks and Access to a Job for the Unemployed

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Social Networks and Access to a Job for the Unemployed

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Data Language: English Respondants were surveyed at two points in time: once at the very beginning of their unemployment (Q1) and once when either leaving the public employment services (Q2) or when having become longterm unemployed (Q3). For a detailed description see file overview data collection.

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Data structure can be better understood when consulting the following documents: overview data collection (jpeg and detailed description) codebook and frequencies of all variables

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Anna Von Ow, Nicolas Turtschi, Parrotta Pierpaolo, Daniel Oesch, Rafael Lalive, Giuliano Bonoli, Patrick Arni: Social Networks and Access to a Job for the Unemployed [Dataset]. Université de Lausanne - Faculté des Sciences sociales et politiques, Université de Lausanne - Faculté des Hautes Etudes Commerciales - HEC, Université de Lausanne - Faculté de droit, des sciences criminelles et d'administration publique - Institut de hautes études en administration publique - IDHEAP. This survey was conducted within the Swiss National Centre of Competence in Research LIVES "Overcoming Vulnerability: Life Course Perspectives" (NCCR LIVES) and financed by the Swiss National Science Foundation and the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affaors. Distributed by FORS, Lausanne, 2019.

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