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Call for papers on “Sexual Orientation and the Labor Market”

Call for papers for a special issue of the International Journal of Manpower  on: “Sexual Orientation and the Labor Market” Edited by Nick Drydakis (Anglia Ruskin University, University of Cambridge, IZA, and GLO) and Klaus F. Zimmermann (UNU-MERIT, Maastricht University, … Continue reading

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GLO session on “Issues in Global Labor” at Transilvania University of Brasov Conference

The Faculty of Economic Sciences and Business Administration within Transilvania University of Brasov, in collaboration with the Institute for Economic Forecasting within the National Institute for Economic Research “Costin C. Kiritescu” of the Romanian Academy organizes the International Conference „Inclusive … Continue reading

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Society of the Economics of the HOusehold (SEHO) announces 2018 meeting on May 23 and 24 at the Paris School of Economics

This advertises t​he​  Call for Papers ​of the 2018 meetings of the Society of Economics of the HOusehold (SEHO) to be  held at the Paris School of Economics on 23-24 May 2018. In 2017, the Global Labor Organization (GLO) had … Continue reading

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After the terrible earthquakes: Mexico needs relief efforts

The very successful last World Congress of the International Economic Association (IEA) took place June 19-23, 2017 in Mexico city with a large number of GLO Fellows attending. Among them were IEA President Kaushik Basu, Jackie Wahba, Corrado Giulietti, Martin … Continue reading

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Update: Central European University (CEU) begins the 27th academic year

The Central European University (CEU) in Budapest has been under threat recently. The Global Labor Organization (GLO) and Klaus F. Zimmermann as the President of the GLO have supported the CEU with declarations and events. At the occasion of the Opening … Continue reading

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GLO Fellow Jo Ritzen on “A Second Chance for Europe” in Brussels

A book launch of ‘A Second chance for Europe: Economic, Political and Legal Perspectives of the European Union’, edited by Prof. Jo Ritzen. The event will take place at the Maastricht University Campus Brussels on Wednesday 22 November 2017, in … Continue reading

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Haisken-DeNew of Melbourne University spoke at UNU-MERIT and celebrated in Cologne

On September 18, 2017, GLO Fellow John P. Haisken-DeNew of Melbourne University has visited POP at UNU-MERIT  and presented a paper in the UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar at noon on: Unawareness and Selective Disclosure: The Effect of School Quality Information … Continue reading

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Meeting the Kangaroo: Traveling to Melbourne and Else

During November and December 2017, Klaus F. Zimmermann (UNU-MERIT and President of the Global Labor Organization (GLO) will be affiliated with Melbourne University after having received the prestigious Australian Eminent Research Scholar Award. Melbourne has just been marked the World’s … Continue reading

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Zimmermann delivered keynote on Migration & Wellbeing in Kyiv

International Conference “People Matter: Quality of Life and Population Wellbeing in Post-Transition Economies” organized by the Kyiv School of Economics and VoxUkraine on September 14-15, 2017 in Kyiv in Ukraine. Available: full program of the conference. The organizing committee of … Continue reading

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How Property Prices are Affected by School Quality: GLO Fellow Haisken-DeNew speeks at UNU-MERIT on September 18.

GLO Fellow John P. Haisken-DeNew of Melbourne University will visit POP at UNU-MERIT on September 18, 2017. He will present a paper in the UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar at noon (12:00 – 13:00) on: Unawareness and Selective Disclosure: The Effect … Continue reading

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