Events at CERGE-EI

Saturday, 21 November, 2015 | 13:30 | Special Event

Conference “Labor Economics and Its Public Policy Impact on Economic Growth”

On Saturday, 21 November, 2015, CERGE-EI in cooperation with IZA institute in Bonn, organizes a conference focusing on labor market and public policy titled “Labor Economics and its Public Policy Impact on Economic Growth”.

The conference is held as to honor Jan Švejnar winning the IZA Prize in Labor Economics.

Register by filling a short form.

Program of the Conference
CERGE-EI, Politických vězňů 7, Prague 1

13:30     Registration
14:00     Welcome to the Conference
14:05     Opening remarks
14:15     I. Academic and Research Panel – Labor Economics in Flux


Chair: Corrado Giulietti, Ph.D., Director of Research, IZA  

15:30    Coffee break
16:00    II. Public policy Panel – Evidence-Based Public Policy Impact on Economic Growth


Chair: Prof. Jan Švejnar, Ph.D., Columbia University, CERGE-EI, IDEA and IZA              

17:15     Closing of the Conference
17:30     Wine & Cheese Reception

Download the program (pdf).