LoWER Annual Conference 2005
LoWER and the ZEW are jointly organising the first annual scientific conference of the third phase of the LoWER network (2004-2007). The overarching theme of this phase is The Insecure Perspectives of the Low Skilled in the Knowledge Society.
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15.04.2005 - 16.04.2005
Location of the Event
ZEW, L 7,1 D-68161 Mannheim
The aim of the conference is to bring together, with an audience of researchers, policy makers, and other persons interested in this theme, current research from European countries as well as the US and enable presentation and discussion of recent results in all fields covered by the network.
Debate on German Labour Market Reforms:
- Joop Hartog (University of Amsterdam) on Skilling Immigrants
- Ronald Oaxaca (University of Arizona) on Gender Differentials
- Eckhard Wurzel (OECD, Paris)
Thomas Zwick, Miriam Beblo (both at ZEW) and Wiemer Salverda network co-ordinator, Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Labour Studies).
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Call for Papers