ZEW and the EPoS Collaborative Research Center Transregio 224 at the University of Mannheim jointly organise a workshop on the topic of globalisation, new technologies, and the labour market. We are pleased to announce the talk of Professor Phillippe Aghion (Collège de France and LSE) on Automation and the labour market: evidence from France and the talk of Professor John Van Reenen (LSE) on Labour markets and innovation. In addition, there will be eleven talks covering various topics such as automation and robots, firm heterogeneity, international trade and their implications for labour markets including employment, wage inequality, labour shares and migration.


Philippe Aghion

Collège de France, INSEAD and London School of Economics

John Van Reenen

London School of Economics, United Kingdom

Scientific Committee

Harald Fadinger

University of Mannheim and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), London, United Kingdom


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29.10.2021 - 30.10.2021

Event Location

ZEW – Leibniz-Zentrum für Europäische Wirtschaftsforschung

L 7, 1 68161 Mannheim

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