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“International Migration Encourages Social and Political Change” …. and other fresh research from the GLO Global Network. All GLO research papers freely accessible.

Morocco, a North-African country that has become a major emigration hub to Europe, has seen many calls for political change over the last few years. The “GLO Discussion Paper of the Month of February 2019” is using micro data to … Continue reading

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Farewell Kuala Lumpur: Thanks for a great visit! GLO President has left Malaysia and reached Guangzhou in China.

After visiting Malaysia for one week with a very intensive travel and lecture program, it is time to reflect, be grateful for the wonderful treatment and the very many fruitful interactions, and move on …. to China. GLO President Klaus … Continue reading

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Publishing in good journals: Large interest among University of Malaya (UM) scholars in a seminar with UM Visiting Professor Klaus F. Zimmermann

The University of Malaya expects scholars to participate in the world-wide efforts to push the research frontier with good publications in respected academic journals. Hence, about 90 members of the university had registered for a seminar on March 15, 2019 … Continue reading

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EBES President Klaus F. Zimmermann meets Noor Azina Ismail of the University of Malaya and Jonathan A. Batten of Universiti Utara Malaysia during his tenure as Visiting Professor at the University of Malaya in Kuala Lumpur.

Klaus F. Zimmermann (UNU-MERIT and Maastricht University) is the President of the Global Labor Organization (GLO) and the President of the Eurasia Business and Economics Society (EBES). Zimmermann in his role as EBES President is the recent successor of Jonathan … Continue reading

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GLO President and Visiting Professor of the University of Malaya (UM), Klaus F. Zimmermann, spoke in a joint UM – World Bank Seminar on the Transfer of Economic Preferences Across Generations

March 14, 2019: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. University of Malaya (UM). Joint UM – World Bank Research Seminar with GLO President and UM Visiting Professor Klaus F. Zimmermann on “Economic Preferences Across Generations“. About 90 registered participants. The presentations was followed … Continue reading

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GLO President Klaus F. Zimmermann took office as Visiting Professor at University of Malaya (UM), March 10 to 17, 2019. And provided a talk in the joint UM-GLO Labor Economics Seminar on March 13.

The well attended research seminar on March 13 (about 60 participants) of Zimmermann on “Pushing the Research Frontier on Labor and Human Resource Issues: Introducing the Global Labor Organization (GLO)” was introduced and chaired by the Dean of the Faculty … Continue reading

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Celebrating 25 years of Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) in Kota Kinabalu: GLO President Klaus F. Zimmermann delivers the public University Silver Jubilee Lecture

March 11, 2019. Early evening in Kota Kinabalu, Island of Borneo in Malaysia. GLO President Klaus F. Zimmermann enjoyed a joint dinner with members of the Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS), Faculty of Business, Economics and Accountancy, in Sabah, the Northern … Continue reading

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Intensive talks in Malaysia: GLO President speaks in Kuala Lumpur & Kota Kinabalu

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 … Continue reading

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On his lecture tour through South-East Asia, GLO President Zimmermann has reached Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Klaus F. Zimmermann, Professor Emeritus of Bonn University, Co-Director POP at UNU-MERIT, Maastricht, and Honorary Professor Maastricht University, has been appointed Visiting Professor at the Faculty of Economics & Administration of the University of Malaya (UM). He has left Frankfurt/Germany … Continue reading

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GLO President Klaus F. Zimmermann visits Jinan University in March 2019. Workshop on the Belt & Road Initiative in Guangzhou, China.

Coming from Kuala Lumpur as a Visiting Professor of the University of Malaya, GLO President Klaus F. Zimmermann will arrive on March 17 in Guangzhou, China, spending the week at IESR, Jinan University. He will attend the IESR-GLO Workshop on … Continue reading

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