IZA Workshop on Health and Labor Markets
May 2020Warsaw, Poland
Following the success of the 2016, 2018 and 2019 Jobs and Development Conferences in Washington DC and Bogotá, the World Bank, IZA (Institute of Labor Economics) the Network on Jobs and Development and UNU-WIDER are organizing a follow up conference in 2020.
June 2020Esch-Belval, Luxembourg
The conference is devoted to investigating ways in which international migration affects economic and social change in developing countries.
August 2020Dublin, Ireland
The aim of the conference is to bring together researchers studying organisational issues from an international comparative perspective. Contributions based on all sources of enterprise data are welcomed.
September 2020Madrid, Spain
Leaders of the employment and recruitment industry, policymakers, academics, HR practitioners and trade unionists from around the world will come together with a single purpose: to exchange views on how to steer a labour market in transformation.
The aim of this workshop is to bring together senior and junior researchers to present and discuss original research examining the link between health and the labor market.
Topics include (but are not limited to):
- Health and labor market outcomes
- Determinants of sickness absence
- Health insurance and the labor market
- Business cycles and health outcomes
- Family policies and child health outcomes
Confirmed participants to the workshop include Janet Currie (Princeton University and IZA), Thomas C. DeLeire (Georgetown University and IZA), Michael Grossman (CUNY Graduate Center and IZA), Pierre-Carl Michaud (HEC Montreal and IZA) and Erdal Tekin (American University and IZA).
The deadline for submission of complete papers is May 29, 2017.