Monthly Archives: April 2016

Videos on Gender/Race Wage Gaps & Diaspora Economics

Middlebury College: On April 16, 2016,  a Symposium on “The Economics of Skin Tone, Gender, Ethnicity, and Diaspora“ took place under the direction of Professor Phanindra V. Wunnava of Middlebury College. Some pictures of the event. The videos of both … Continue reading

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A round trip: Harvard, Columbia, Yale, Harvard

The 16th week of 2016 was full of remarkable exchanges. April 19, 2016: Chair of the Seminar of Miriam Meckel, Editor-in-Chief of the “Wirtschaftswoche”, at the Center for European Studies, Harvard University. See also. April 19, 2016: Spoke at dinner … Continue reading

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SOS for Serendipity: “Wirtschaftswoche” Editor-in-Chief Miriam Meckel at Harvard University

Miriam Meckel, Editor-in-Chief of the influential German weekly economics magazine “Wirtschaftswoche”, and former Professor of Corporate Communication at the University of St Gallen, speaks on April 19, 2016 at the Center for European Studies, Harvard University. The seminar at Harvard … Continue reading

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Skin Tone, Gender, Ethnicity, and Diaspora

Middlebury College: On April 16, 2016,  a Symposium on “The Economics of Skin Tone, Gender, Ethnicity, and Diaspora“ took place under the direction of Professor Phanindra V. Wunnava of Middlebury College. Everybody enjoyed the high quality presentations and the discussions. … Continue reading

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Former EU Commissioners Almunia & Andor on EU Governance Issues

On April 11 – 12 2016, the Enlighten H2020 AGORA Forum organized four panels on EU governance issues at Boston University and Harvard University under the theme “Efficiency & Legitimacy of Crisis-born European Modes of Governance”. Klaus F. Zimmermann (Harvard … Continue reading

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Zimmermann at Boston University and Middlebury College

News 15/2016 Sir Partha S. Dasgupta, Member of the Section “Economics, Business and Management Science” of the Academica Europaea, The Academy of Europe, has been awarded the 2016 John and Alice Tyler Prize of the University of Southern California. Sir … Continue reading

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Sir Richard Blundell receives the Nemmers Prize in Economics

Sir Richard Blundell, the David Ricardo Professor of Political Economy at University College London, is the 2016 recipient of the prestigious  Erwin Plein Nemmers prize in economics. The prize is awarded every other year in recognition of major contributions to … Continue reading

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Blundell IZA Prizebook now published in May 2016

Labor Supply and Taxation Richard Blundell Edited by Andreas Peichl and Klaus F. Zimmermann Oxford University Press has announced that the book can now be ordered and will be published on May 17, 2016. The work of 488 pages was … Continue reading

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New Book on EU Enlargement published

In April 2016,  this new Springer – book has been published: Kahanec, Martin, and Zimmermann, Klaus F. (Eds.), Labor Migration, EU Enlargement, and the Great Recession Download the product FLYER. And why it must be read: Addresses some of the … Continue reading

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New Managing Editor of the Journal of Population Economics

Move of the Journal Website The website of the Journal of Population Economics has moved. Effectively from April 1, 2016 the Journal is now supported by POP – Center for Population, Development and Labour Economics at UNU – MERIT, Maastricht. … Continue reading

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