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CfP: Ph.D. Workshop “Perspectives on (un-)employment” @IAB

The IAB’s Graduate School (GradAB) and the FAU invites young researchers to its 15th interdisciplinary Ph.D. workshop “Perspectives on (Un-)Employment”. The workshop provides an opportunity for graduate students to present their ongoing work in the field of theoretical and empirical labor market research and receive feedback from leading scholars in the discipline. We seek papers that cover any one of the following topics:

  • Labor supply, labor demand and unemployment
  • Evaluation of labor market institutions and policies
  • Education, qualification and job tasks
  • Inequality, poverty and discrimination
  • Gender and family
  • Migration and international labor markets
  • Health and job satisfaction
  • Technological change and digitization
  • The impact of climate change on the labor market
  • Applications of machine learning and big data in labor market research
  • Survey methodology (in labor market research)
  • Data quality (in labor market research)
  • Innovative data collection methods

Keynote speakers

  • Professor Andrew Clark (Paris School of Economics)
  • Associate Professor Nadine Ketel (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam)

Submission deadline: 27 October 2023

We invite current PhD students to submit their extended abstract (3-5 pages) or full paper in pdf format to

  • The submission should also include your CV and contact information
  • Please use the format lastname_firstname_paper.pdf
  • Please name up to five keywords (or JEL classification) at the beginning of your submission to categorize your research

Date: 18-19 January 2023

Find more information here.