Non-wage benefits, costs turnover, and labor attachment : evidence from Russian firms

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dc.contributor Bank of Finland
dc.contributor.author Juurikkala, Tuuli
dc.contributor.author Lazareva, Olga
dc.date.accessioned 2014-09-22T08:00:16Z
dc.date.available 2014-09-22T08:00:16Z
dc.date.issued 2006
dc.identifier.issn 1456-4564
dc.identifier.uri https://helda.helsinki.fi/bof/handle/123456789/8150
dc.description Ilmestynyt myös CEFIR . Working paper 62/2006 sekä Economics of Transition 2012 ; 20 ; 1.
dc.description.abstract Just as in established market economies, many Russian firms provide non-wage benefits such as housing, medical care or day care to their employees.Interpreting this as a strategic choice of firms in an imperfect labor market, this paper examines unique survey data for 404 large and medium-size industrial establishments from 40 Russian regions.We find strong evidence that Russian industrial firms use social services to reduce the costs of labor turnover in the face of tight labor markets.The strongest effect is observed for blue-collar workers.We also find that the share of non-monetary compensation decreases with improved access to local social services. Keywords: Non-wage benefits, labor turnover, labor attachment, Russia JEL codes: J32, J33, J42, J63, M52, P31
dc.format.extent 22 s.
dc.language.iso eng
dc.relation.ispartofseries BOFIT Discussion Papers
dc.rights https://helda.helsinki.fi/bof/copyright
dc.subject Venäjä
dc.subject yritykset
dc.subject työvoima
dc.subject henkilöstö
dc.subject palvelut
dc.subject SP
dc.subject Bofit-kokoelma
dc.subject luontaisedut
dc.subject edut
dc.subject sitouttaminen
dc.subject RP ST
dc.subject RP
dc.title Non-wage benefits, costs turnover, and labor attachment : evidence from Russian firms
dc.type Sarjajulkaisu
dc.identifier.urn URN:NBN:fi:bof-201408072135
dc.subject.jel J32
dc.subject.jel J33
dc.subject.jel J42
dc.subject.jel J63
dc.subject.jel M52
dc.subject.jel P31
dc.series.name BOFIT Discussion Papers
dc.series.year 2006
dc.series.number 4/2006
dc.series.sortingnumber 4
dc.date.publication 15.5.2006
dc.identifier.doi 10.1111/j.1468-0351.2011.00426.x
dc.contributor.orgunit Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT)
dc.description.publication Published in Economics of Transition, Volume 20, Issue 1, pages 113-136, January 2012 as "Non-wage benefits, costs of turnover and labour attachment. Evidence from Russian firms"

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