CfP 5th International Ph.D. Workshop at the IAB, November 19-20, 2012

Aims and Topics

The IAB Graduate School’s 5th interdisciplinary Ph.D. workshop on Perspectives on (Un-)Employment endeavours to bring together young researchers from different disciplines. This international workshop will provide an opportunity for Ph.D. students to present and discuss their research in a constructive atmosphere, incorporating feedback and advice from a number of experiences researchers. The workshop will focus on, but not be limited to, empirical research in the folowing fields:

  • Labour market institutions and policies
  • Inequality and education
  • Regional disparities
  • Labour mobility and dynamics
  • Qualification and skills

Keynote speakers

  • Prof. Thomas Bauer (Ruhr-University Bochum and RWI-Essen)
  • Prof. Markus Gangl (Goethe University Frankfurt)


We invite Ph.D. students to submit an extended abstract or a full paper.

Deadline for submission is July 15th, 2012.

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