March 11, 2019. Morning: Kuala Lumpur. GLO President Zimmermann takes his office as a Visiting Professor at the Faculty of Economics & Administration, University of Malaya. He meets with Dean & Prof. Rohana Binti Jani and his host, GLO Fellow Prof. M. Niaz Asadullah, to discuss strategic issues. He meets also with most faculty members and staff for introductory talks about research interests and academic strategies, and enjoys a joint lunch as part of a very warm and friendly welcome.
March 11, 2019. Evening: Kota Kinabalu. GLO President Zimmermann enjoys a joint dinner with members of the Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS), Faculty of Business, Economics and Accountancy, in Sabah, the Northern Malaysian state of Borneo Island, including Dean & Prof. Raman Noordin and his host, GLO Fellow Prof. Beatrice Lim. In the morning of March 12, Zimmermann will provide the public University Silver Jubilee Lecture on “Global Labor Economics: Challenges and Benefits” and a public Seminar on “Publishing in Good Journals”.