The Review of Economics and Statistics
job satisfaction, labor market, vocational qualifications
Labor and Employment Law | Law
Using a new data set, this paper gives evidence in support of the intuitive notion that overqualified workers are less satisfied with their jobs and are more likely to quit. However, training time is inversely related to overqualification, which suggests why such seeming mismatches occur and may in fact be optimal.
Education Match and Job Match, 73 The Review of Economics and Statistics. 140
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