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New research from the GLO network: Childcare in Vietnam – how Asian females perform in the labor market. And free access to all GLO research papers from May 2019.

Accessible childcare services enhance women’s labor market performances and reduce gender gaps, now supported by research for Vietnam. The GLO Discussion Paper of the Month of May 2019  explores the relationship between the use and availability of childcare and maternal … Continue reading

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From walls to seawalls: Climate change is predicted to redesign the game of walls worldwide.

The United States is still debating its wall with Mexico. As Victoria Vernon & Klaus F. Zimmermann have documented, building walls between countries has become fashion over recent decades signalling the widespread rising fears about globalization. The number of walls … Continue reading

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June 20, 2019. GLO President Klaus F. Zimmermann spoke in a crowded research seminar at the Hungarian Academy of Sciences in Budapest on global labor economics.

On June 20, 2019 Klaus F. Zimmermann, President of the Global Labor Organization and currently George Soros Visiting Chair at the Central European University, was visiting the Hungarian Academy of Sciences to deliver a research seminar on “Global Labor Economics: … Continue reading

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The Future of Europe after the European Elections. Public Debate at the Central European University, Budapest, on June 5, 2019.

Quo Vadis Europe after the European elections? Martin Kahanec and Klaus F. Zimmermann (both Budapest) debated on June 5, 2019 with Elsa Fornero (Turin) and Jonathan Portes (London) the consequences and perspectives for Europe in front of a larger audience. … Continue reading

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GLO President Zimmermann was visiting the Romanian National Bank in Bucharest

On May 31, Klaus F. Zimmermann (President GLO & EBES, and George Soros Chair at the Central European University (CEU) in Budapest, participated and spoke in Brasov/Romania at the conference„Inclusive and sustainable economic growth. Challenges, measures and solutions” (ISEG 2019). … Continue reading

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Conference Program Out for Kigali June 12-14, 2019: 4th International Conference of Eastern Africa Business and Economic Watch (4th EABEW-2019)

The conference (see further information) takes place at the College of Business and Economics, University of Rwanda, with GLO support. GLO Fellows Manfred Fischedick, Almas Heshmati and GLO President Klaus F. Zimmermann are among the invited speakers. Almas Heshmati is … Continue reading

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Klaus F. Zimmermann visits Brasov in Romania

On May 31, Klaus F. Zimmermann (President GLO & EBES, and George Soros Chair at the Central European University (CEU) in Budapest, participated in Brasov/Romania in the conference „Inclusive and sustainable economic growth. Challenges, measures and solutions” (ISEG 2019). The … Continue reading

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GLO & EBES President spoke in Coventry/UK on May 29.

May 29-31: Coventry, UK. 28th EBES conference. The Eurasia Business and Economics Society(EBES) met with support of the Global Labor Organization (GLO) at the Coventry Business School. For the full program see here. EBES President Klaus F. Zimmermann, who is … Continue reading

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Re-visiting Romania: GLO President speaks in the next days at two events.

Klaus F. Zimmermann is the President of the Global Labor Organization (GLO) and George Soros Chair at the Central European University (CEU) in Budapest. During his one-week-visit to Romania, he will speak at two events. 31 May – June 1: … Continue reading

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EBES President visits Coventry Business School on May 28-29, 2019

May 29-31: Coventry, UK. 28th EBES conference.The Eurasia Business and Economics Society (EBES) meets with support of the Global Labor Organization (GLO) at the Coventry Business School. For the full program see here. EBES President Klaus F. Zimmermann, who is … Continue reading

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