NOTE: Unfortunately, this event is cancelled.


The conference focuses on technology, trade, and demographic changes and the ways they interact with employment, wages, and participation in the labor market, with a particular emphasis on the role of institutions. Understanding these relationships is key in assessing the performance of the labor market and for the design of effective labor market policies.

We invite empirical and theoretical contributions on these topics from all areas of economics and sociology with a focus on labor, education, health, or human resource management.

The conference will also host the 6th user conference of the Research Data Centre (FDZ) of the Federal Employment Agency (BA) at the Institute for Employment Research (IAB), bringing together researchers who work with the data provided by the FDZ, and facilitating exchange between researchers and FDZ staff. We therefore particularly welcome submissions on topics related to labor markets using FDZ data.

Keynote Speakers

Gunn Elisabeth Birkelund

University of Oslo, Norwegen

Gabriele Doblhammer

Universität Rostock

Fabien Postel-Vinay

University College London, Vereinigtes Königreich

Uta Schönberg

University College London, Vereinigtes Königreich

Scientific Committee

Martin Abraham

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg

Gerard van den Berg

Universität Bristol, Vereinigtes Königreich

Philipp vom Berge

Institut für Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung der Bundesagentur für Arbeit

Christian Dustmann

University College London, Vereinigtes Königreich

Bernd Fitzenberger

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin und ZEW

Markus Gangl

Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main

Dana Müller

Institut für Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung der Bundesagentur für Arbeit

Alexandra Spitz-Oener

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Bernd Fitzenberger

Institut für Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung der Bundesagentur für Arbeit

Participation

Please submit full papers (preliminary versions are welcome) in PDF format to Angelika Ganserer via e-mail: dfg1764@zew.de. Please indicate if your paper uses data products provided by the IAB FDZ. If possible include up to four JEL Codes. Travel and accommodation costs will be reimbursed for speakers (one speaker per paper).

Deadline for paper submission

20 December 2019
Acceptance decisions will be reached by 17 January 2020

Location

Date

23.03.2020 - 24.03.2020

Event Location

ZEW – Leibniz-Zentrum für Europäische Wirtschaftsforschung

L 7, 168161Mannheim

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