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Banco de Espa?a BE, Spain;World Bank
- June 16-17, 2016
- 4th WB-BE Research Conference Labor Markets: Growth, Productivity and Inequality
- Madrid, Banco de Espa?a headquarters, Spain
- 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]
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