20th IZA/SOLE Transatlantic Meeting of Labor Economists (TAM)

  • October 2023

    IZA/FCDO G²LM|LIC - Programme on Gender, Growth and Labour Markets in Low-Income Countries


    The IZA/FCDO Programme on Gender, Growth and Labour Markets in Low-Income Countries (G²LM|LIC) marks the extension of the successful IZA/DFID cooperation, which started as the Growth and Labour Markets in Low-Income Countries (GLM|LIC) programme in 2011. The extension aims at building a significant new body of evidence on gender, growth, and labour markets to help shape gender and labour market policies in low-income countries. Collaboration with researchers from low-income countries is strongly encouraged.

    18th IZA & 5th IZA/CREST Conference: Labor Market Policy Evaluation

    Paris, Palaiseau

    The 18th IZA & 5th IZA/CREST Conference will be on the topic of Labor Market Policy Evaluation. This conference is an initiative of the Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) in Bonn in cooperation with CREST. The Program Committee invites submissions for about 12 presentations from academic researchers doing program evaluation research on policy issues related to the labor market. Papers that include innovative approaches or methodological contributions are of particular interest.

    IZA/ECONtribute Workshop on the Economics of Education

    Bonn, Germany

    The 7th IZA Workshop on the Economics of Education will be helf on October 19 – 20, 2023, in person at IZA Bonn, Germany. The conference will combine invited presentations with an additional poster session aimed at local researchers. Presentations and keynote are available via Zoom for an external audience.

    Labor Markets and Innovation during Times of War and Reconstruction


    The Russian aggression against Ukraine has brought incredible destruction in Ukraine and suffering for the Ukrainian population. In the first two months after February 24th, 2022, economic activities came to a standstill for most Ukrainian workers and firms. However, as time passed, the Ukrainian population has shown its resilience and tremendous courage as economic activity slowly but steadily recovered. Like in many prior conflicts, labor markets and economic production have continued to exist in Ukraine.

  • December 2023

    G²LM|LIC & BREAD Conference on Development Economics

    Nairobi, Kenya

    The IZA/FCDO Gender, Growth and Labor Markets in Low-Income Countries Programme (G²LM|LIC) and the Bureau for Research and Economic Analysis of Development (BREAD) are pleased to announce a joint Conference on Development Economics .The conference will consist of presentations of advanced stage research by senior or junior researchers, and presentations of early stage research by junior researchers.

20th IZA/SOLE Transatlantic Meeting of Labor Economists (TAM)
July 08, 2021 - July 09, 2021
Online Application Form

About the Meeting

We are pleased to announce the organization of the 20th IZA/SOLE Transatlantic Meeting of Labor Economists to be held ONLINE on July 8-9, 2021.

To celebrate this special occasion

Kevin Lang (Boston University and IZA), President of the Society of Labor Economists (SOLE) and
Daniel S. Hamermesh (Barnard College and IZA), IZA Network Director

will attend the meeting and will share some thoughts with us about the 20 years of the IZA/SOLE Transatlantic Meeting of Labor Economists.
We are also honored to mention that two participants from the very first IZA/SOLE meeting

Petra Todd (University of Pennsylvania and IZA) and
Coen Teulings (University of Cambridge and IZA)

have agreed to present new work at this year’s meeting again.
Paper Submission
Those who wish to participate are invited to submit abstracts or draft papers by using the Online Application Form.

Papers by scholars who have not completed a Ph.D. degree or equivalent by December 31, 2020, will not be considered. Also submissions of those participants who already attended the meetings in 2018 to 2020 cannot be considered.

The deadline for submission is March 31, 2021. Decisions of acceptance or rejection will be announced not later than May 16, 2021.
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