This workshop will focus on discussing the effects of health behaviors on labor market, family and household decisions against the backdrop of the Covid-19 pandemic.
4th IDSC of IZA Workshop: Matching Workers and Jobs Online - New Developments and Opportunities for Social Science and Practice
Like many forms of economic exchange, the process of matching workers to jobs has rapidly migrated online in the last two decades. Thus, understanding how online labor matching mechanisms work; how they affect economic outcomes like employment, wages, and inequality; and learning how to take advantages of the ‘big data’ that are generated by online markets all have important implications for the future of labor.
4th IZA/Higher School of Economics Workshop: Thirty Years after the Fall of the Iron Curtain: The Contribution of Labor Market Adjustment to Transition and Convergence
This fourth IZA/Higher School of Economics workshop will bring together labor economists who work on labor market adjustment in the post-Soviet states that emerged from the break-up of the Soviet Union, post-transition countries of Central and Eastern Europe as well as China.