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Banco de Espa?a BE, Spain; World Bank

Dates:
June 16-17, 2016
Description:
4th WB-BE Research Conference Labor Markets: Growth, Productivity and Inequality
Location:
Madrid, Banco de Espa?a headquarters, Spain
Subject:
The goal of the conference is to bring together academics and policy makers to discuss labor markets dynamics and their relation with growth. Topics: - Labor market responses to macroeconomic and policy changes: structure of labor markets, downward wage rigidities, the institutional environment and (financial and labor) markets imperfections - Human capital and skills: measurement issues and the dynamics of labor supply, links between skills and productivity, labor market segmentation - Job loss: dynamics, effects on earnings, hours and income, and policy responses - Polarization of the employment and wages? Reasons and implications - Wage inequality: dynamics, transmission mechanisms of business cycle changes, role of asymmetries in the labor markets, and educational boom versus labor demand changes - Labor market responses to international trade, technological change and migration - Effects of programs and policies to boost quality employment: training programs and vocational education, welfare payments, pension systems and labor market participation [gem?_?? den Informationen des Anbieters - according to site editor's information]
Notes:
JEL Code:
J
Sponsor:
URL:
http://www.bde.es/f/webbde/INF/MenuHorizontal/SobreElBanco/Conferencias/2016/Archivos/call_for_papers_WB-BdE_2016.pdf

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