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.
IZA World of Labor's 1st Anniversary
December 2023Nairobi, Kenya
This course addresses the question of why fundamentally equal humans living in different countries enjoy very different standards of living. The aim of this course is to make the very latest research in economics on these issues accessible to anyone who is sufficiently curious about it. It is modeled after the award-winning undergraduate development course at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), and, like its model, it is entirely based on research articles.
Friday May 1st marks the one year anniversary of the launch of IZA World of Labor project, which also coincides with International Workers’ Day. To mark this occasion, we will be discussing global trends in the labor market which are set to take effect over the next five years. Things to look forward to include:
- blog posts from our subject editors
- an opinion piece from Professor Klaus F. Zimmermann
- the hotly anticipated article on automated labor by Professor Richard B. Freeman
... and a host of other activities.
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