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Workshop/CfP - Development Economics: Labor markets in Developing Countries, 31 August - 1 September 2017, University of Stanford, USA

Publish Date: Apr 03, 2017

Deadline: Apr 24, 2017

Event Dates: from Aug 31, 2017 12:00 to Sep 01, 2017 12:00

About the workshop

The purpose of this session is to bring together researchers working on both theoretical and empirical analyses of economic development. The theme for this year is “labor markets in developing countries”. Questions regarding barriers to labor market integration, discrimination in the labor market, dual labor markets and labor rationing are being given a fresh look with new data and methods and it seems time to take stock.

Organized by: Prashant Bharadwaj (University of California, San Diego), Arun Chandrasekhar and Pascaline Dupas (Stanford University), Seema Jayachandran (Northwestern University), Melanie Morten (Stanford University).

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