10:00 - 11:45 a.m.
Behavioral Foundations of Changing Labor Market Measures
Julie L. Hotchkiss, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta and Georgia State University
Gerald S. Oettinger, University of Texas - Austin
"A Cohort-Based Model of the Labor Force Participation Rate"
"Family Labor Supply and Economic Downturns: Does Consumption Smoothing Explain the Lessened Severity of Recessions?"
"Asymmetrical Labor Force Participation Decisions Over the Business Cycle"
Mark Schweitzer, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland