Events

June 2016

  1. Can graduation approach propel people out of extreme poverty? Evidence from Bangladesh and Elsewhere

    29 June 2016

    Presentation by Lauren Whitehead, BRAC USA

  2. Launch and presentation of the ILO Report: “What Works: Active Labour Market Policies in Latin America and the Caribbean”

    21 June 2016

    The ILO Research Department and the ILO Regional Office for Latin America and the Caribbean launched the Synthesis Report and research project “What Works: Active Labour Market Policies in Latin America and the Caribbean” on 21 June 2016 in Lima (Peru). On the occasion of the launch, a seminar was also organized to present the findings of the report to policy makers, leading academics and international experts in the region. The forum offered an opportunity to discuss the role of active labour market programmes in addressing the current employment and social challenges in the region.

  3. Understanding the Gains from Wage Flexibility: the Exchange Rate Connection

    15 June 2016

    Presentation by Tommaso Monacelli, Bocconi University

  4. The Effect of State Taxes on the Geographical Location of Top Earners: Evidence from Star Scientists

    8 June 2016

    Presentation by Enrico Moretti (UC Berkeley)

May 2016

  1. Long-term unemployment in Spain.

    18 May 2016

    Presentation by Samuel Bentolila, CEMFI

  2. Transnational Governance of Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work: Potential and Limits of Private Compliance Initiatives.

    4 May 2016

    Presentation by: Axel Marx, University of Leuven

April 2016

  1. The Bangladesh Sustainability Compact : An Assessment of EU-ILO engagement on trade and labour standards

    20 April 2016

    Presentation by: Jeff Kenner, University of Nottingham

  2. "Time for a supply-side boost?" - Romain Duval, IMF
    "Quelle réforme pour le code du travail en France?" - Jean-Denis Combrexelle, Conseil d’Etat

    15 April 2016

    Speakers: Romain Duval, IMF & Jean-Denis Combrexelle, Conseil d’Etat

  3. Research department seminar - Banking and the Macroeconomy: a micro-macro linkage

    8 April 2016

    Presentation by Swetlana Kreiser, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg

  4. The impact of financialization on work and entreprises 

    6 April 2016

    The aim of this conference organized by the ILO in partnership with the Collège des Bernardins is to pursue a high-level discussion between experts, entreprises and social partners on the future of work with a focus on the role of the financialization of the economy on labour relations.