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CfP: Perspectives on (Un)Employment @IAB – 01/2023

The IAB’s Graduate School (GradAB) and the FAU invites young researchers to its 14th interdisciplinary Ph.D. workshop “Perspectives on (Un-)Employment” taking place January 18-20, 2023. 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.

Keynote speakers:
Professor Jennie E. Brand (University of California, Los Angeles)
Professor Uta Schönberg (UCL, London)
Professor Melanie Revilla (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona)

Please submit an extended abstract or a full paper in pdf format to IAB.PHD-WORKSHOP@iab.de

  • 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 submis-sion to categorize your research.

Submission deadline: October 14, 2022.
Notifications before November 8, 2022.

Find more information here.

CfP: Workshop on Performance Pay @Trier University – 12/2022

The IAAEU and the Chair of Personnel Economics at Trier University are pleased to announce the Workshop on Performance Pay and Employee Outcomes, taking place December 1 and 2, 2022.

Both theoretically- and empirically-oriented contributions are welcome. PhD students are particularly encouraged to submit their research.

Please submit electronic versions of extended abstracts or preferably full papers in PDF format no later than October 9, 2022, to clemens@iaaeu.de.

Notifications of acceptance for presentation will be sent by October 31, 2022.

Find more information here.

BeNA Online Skills Camp (October 27/28)

This scientific writing skills camp takes place virtually on October 27 and 28, from 1 to 5 pm. It will provide scientists with the tools they need to craft an effective and competitive grant or fellowship application. It focuses on the research proposal, with included tips for the CV and personal statement.

Goals:

  • Learn how to effectively organize a research proposal
  • Understand the key parts of a proposal and the most effective presentation/ordering
  • Provide directly applicable formulas to simplify writing and save time
  • Increase impact by writing with the grant reviewer in mind
  • Learn how to effectively organize a research proposal
  • Understand the key parts of a proposal and the most effective presentation/ordering
  • Provide directly applicable formulas to simplify writing and save time
  • Increase impact by writing with the grant reviewer in mind

Participants will leave the workshop with:

  • A solid understanding of the focus and composition of the main parts of a research proposal
  • Knowledge of what to include and how to structure it effectively (how to draft)
  • Directly applicable formulas for writing key sections (save time drafting)
  • Tips with crafting a enticing CV and personal statement

Participants say that after the workshop, they:

  • Understand the differences between manuscripts and proposals and how to write accordingly
  • Feel more comfortable writing a grant proposal
  • Know what information to include and what to leave out
  • Save time structuring their grant application

You can sign up for the skills camp by sending an email to elena.ziege@bib.bund.de

Deadline: October 4, 2022.

2x Wiss. Mitarbeiter*in @FU Berlin

Die FU Berlin hat zwei Promotionsstellen am Lehrstuhl führ Angewandte Statistik (Prof. Dr. Jan Marcus) zu vergeben. Es handelt sich um 2/3 Stellen, befristet auf 4 Jahre.

Die Tätigkeit umfasst u.A. die Mitarbeit in der Lehre auf dem Gebiet der angewandten Statistik und Mikroökonometrie in Bachelor- und Masterveranstaltungen. Sie dient der eigenen wissenschaftlichen Qualifikation (Promotion).

Bewerbungsende: 10.10.2022

Bewerbungen sind mit aussagekräftigen Unterlagen unter Angabe der Kennung 10027600/22/WM12 im Format PDF elektronisch per E-Mail an Herrn Prof. Dr. Jan Marcus (ls-angewandte-statistik@wiwiss.fu-berlin.de) zu richten.

Nähere Informationen finden Sie hier.

CfP EWMES in Berlin – December 16-18

The Econometric Society is now accepting papers for the 2022 European Winter Meeting of the Econometric Society (EWMES) hosted by the Berlin School of Economics and Humboldt University. The Local Organizing Committee Chair is Peter Haan (FU Berlin and DIW Berlin) and the Scientific Programme Chair is Uta Schönberg (UCL).

The keynote speakers will be Christian Dustmann (University College London), Jan Eeckhout (University of Pompeu Fabra) and Ekaterina Zhuravskaya (Paris School of Economics).

The conference targets early career researchers (including PhD students) and fosters interactions between younger and more established researchers. It will be a unique opportunity to meet not only other early career but also more established researchers in your field.

Submission deadline: September 16, 2022.

Find more information here.

CfP BeNA Labor Economics Workshop – 01.12.2022

The one-day workshop provides young labor economists the chance to present and discuss their recent research. It provides a forum to meet and exchange with fellow doctoral students, post-docs and professors from the field of labor economics. The workshop is targeted at PhD students and aims to facilitate exchange between junior and senior academics. This year, we are happy to announce that Amelie Schiprowski (University of Bonn) and Andreas Lichter (Heinrich-Heine University/DICE) will be our excellent guest speakers at the workshop.

We are looking forward to submissions from PhD students from Berlin and Brandenburg working on topics in labor economics from a theoretical, empirical or experimental perspective. Equally, we encourage the submission of work in early stages.

The workshop will take place in the friendly atmosphere of the DIW (German Institute for Economic Research) on December 1, 2022. If you want to present your work, please submit an abstract or a draft of your paper by October 15, 2022, to workshop@labor-research.net. The decision on your submission will be communicated by November 1, 2022.

Find more information here.

Researcher (d/w/m) @Institut für Höhere Studien

Zur Erweiterung unseres Teams besetzen wir ab 01.09.2022 die Position eines/r Ökonomen/in (d/w/m) im Bereich Öffentliche Finanzen, um Fragestellungen im Kontext der Besteuerung und der Fiskal- und Sozialpolitik vertiefend zu behandeln.

Aufgaben

  • Mitarbeit bei der Durchführung von laufenden Forschungsprojekten
  • Mitarbeit bei der Vorbereitung von Anboten für Forschungsprojekte und Förderanträge
  • Eigenständige Akquise und Durchführung von Projekten im Bereich der AuftragsforschungQualifikationsprofil

Qualifikationsprofil

  • Abschluss eines wirtschaftswissenschaftlichen Studiums und abgeschlossenes Doktorat mit volkswirtschaftlichem Schwerpunkt
  • Erfahrung in der empirischen Forschung und gründliche theoretische Kenntnisse im Bereich Öffentliche Finanzen
  • Gute Deutsch- und Englischkenntnisse in Wort und Schrift (mindestens B2)
  • Ausgeprägte Fähigkeit zum eigenständigen ArbeitenGewünschte Zusatzqualifikationen

Gewünschte Zusatzqualifikationen

  • Vertiefte Kenntnisse im Bereich Öffentliche Finanzen in Österreich und Europa
  • Einschlägige Berufserfahrung in der empirischen Wirtschaftsforschung (Universität,außeruniversitäres Forschungsinstitut, öffentliche Verwaltung o. ä.)
  • Kenntnisse der Ökonometrie, Sicherheit im Umgang mit statistischer Software

Unser Angebot

Im Rahmen der Tätigkeit als Researcher bietet die Forschungsgruppe Europäische Governance, Öffentliche Finanzen und Arbeitsmarkt die Arbeit an aktuellen Forschungsprojekten sowie die Möglichkeit zu wissenschaftlichen Publikationen und internationalem Austausch, zur Entwicklung eigener Forschungsinteressen und weiterer Spezialisierung. Wir bieten Ihnen eine herausfordernde und spannende Tätigkeit in einer kollegialen, internationalen Atmosphäre sowie flexible, familienfreundliche Arbeitszeiten. Am IHS gibt es eine lange Erfahrung mit unterschiedlichen Modellen und erfahrene ModellentwicklerInnen.

Bewerbung

Bitte richten Sie Ihre Bewerbungsunterlagen mit Lebenslauf, Motivationsschreiben, Publikationsliste, zwei akademischen Referenzen, Dienstzeugnissen sowie Aus- und Weiterbildungsnachweisen bis spätestens 31.07.2022 per E-Mail an: Sigrid Stemberger (bewerbung@ihs.ac.at).

Für weitere Auskünfte wenden Sie sich bitte an Dr. Katrin Auel, auel@ihs.ac.at. Wir freuen uns auf Ihre Bewerbung!

Mehr Information finden Sie hier.

BeNA Summer Workshop – 06/2022

The BeNA Labor Economics Workshop took place on June 16, 2022 at DIW Berlin. The one-day workshop provided young labor economists the opportunity to present and discuss their current research with other participants and senior researchers.

This year’s keynotes were given by Sarah Cattan (Associate Director, Education and Skills sector at Institute for Fiscal Studies) and Luise Görges (Assistant Professor at Leuphana University of Lüneburg). The workshop was marked by vivid discussions during the day and included an informal dinner after the workshop.

Christopher Prömel (FU Berlin, JFKI) was awarded the BeNA Innovative Research Award for the paper “Right-wing Protests and their Effects on Perceived Xenophobia” as best contribution to the workshop.