IZA Workshop on Health and Labor Markets

  • April 2024

    IZA/OECD Workshop: Applications with Linked Employer-Employee Data


    The workshop seeks to bring together researchers who share an interest in using linked employer-employee data for innovative and policy-relevant research. The workshop will take place on April 10 and be preceded by a policy seminar with a keynote speaker on April 9. The workshop is organized in the context of the OECDs LinkEED v 2.0 project that seeks to enhance our understanding of the role of policies in inclusive growth through cross-country analytical work based on linked employer-employee data from different OECD countries. We welcome submissions of applied papers using linked employer-employee data in all areas.

    G²LM|LIC Policy Meeting: Boosting Women’s Labour Force Participation – Evidence from Western and Sub-Saharan Africa


    This online workshop assembles recent empirical evidence on possibilities to improve the position of women in the labour market and their access to it in Western and Sub-Saharan Africa and discusses policy solutions.

    2nd IZA/OECD Workshop: Climate Change and the Labor Market


    The IZA/OECD workshops aim to increase synergies between researchers and OECD experts to promote the societal impact of academic research and the relevance of expertise. These workshops are organized twice a year and focus on topics of particular importance to the economy and society. They bring together researchers from the IZA network, OECD experts and policymakers. They take place by videoconference, over half a day, with presentations by experts, researchers and discussions with policymakers.

  • October 2024

    IZA/ECONtribute Workshop on the Economics of Education


    The 8th IZA/ECONtribute Workshop on the Economics of Education will convene international scholars focusing on the development of skills within both formal and informal educational contexts and their valuation in the labor market. The conference will feature a select group of presenters, alongside a poster session for local researchers from the host institutions. Presentations and the keynote speech will be accessible via Zoom to an external audience.

IZA Workshop on Health and Labor Markets
November 03, 2017 - November 04, 2017

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

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