Characteristics of the long-term unemployment: evidence from turkish labor force survey

This paper uses Turkish Household Labor Force Survey data, employing logistic regression modeling, to examine differential impacts of demographic profiles and unemployment-related nominators on long-term unemployment by genders. The results suggest that long-term unemployment is affected by a range of demographic profiles and unemployment-related nominators considered. Additionally, those who are old aged, single and located in Black Sea Region, new graduates for men, housewives for female, highly educated and look for a full-time job at high-ranked positions display higher likelihood of being out of work for a year and more. However, Istanbul and Marmara Regions offer more employment possibilities for women depending on regional development.

Author: 
Ayhan Görmüş
Journal Name: 
Int J Inf Res Rev
Volume No: 
04
Issue No: 
02
Year: 
2017
Paper Number: 
1854
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