Central European Labour Studies Institute (CELSI) is a non-profit research institute based in Bratislava, Slovakia. It fosters multidisciplinary research about the functioning of labour markets and institutions, work and organizations, business and society, and ethnicity and migration in the economic, social, and political life of modern societies.
The Central European Labour Studies Institute (CELSI) co-organized with the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) and National Bank of Slovakia (NBS) an international scientific conference on „European Labor Markets and the Euro Area during the Great Recession: Adjustment, Transmission, Interactions“ on October 20-21, 2014 in Bratislava, Slovakia.
The Roma are the largest ethnic minority in Europe—as well as one of the most disadvantaged. A triple vicious circle is at play: Substandard socio-economic outcomes reinforce each other; they fuel negative attitudes and perceptions, leading to ill-chosen policies; and segmentation is perpetuated through (statistical) discrimination.
The largest international economics research database RePEc (Research Papers in Economics) has published its most recent ranking, which evaluates the Central European Labour Studies Institute (CELSI) as the No.1 institute in economic research in Slovakia. As in previous years, in 2014 CELSI has ranked No.1 in every month, leaving behind eighteen other economic research institutions in Slovakia.
How skilled immigration may improve economic equality, in IZA Journal of Migration 2014, 3:2
CELSI invites academics, policy experts, students and interested professionals to the upcoming conference on labor market adjustment during the Great Recession in Europe to be held on October 20-21, 2014, in Bratislava
Tenure Proﬁles and Eﬃcient Separation in a Stochastic Productivity Model, forthcoming in Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, also as CELSI DP No. 7
Martin Kahanec spoke about whether and how free mobility of labor helped the enlarged EU to cope with asymmetric shocks during the Great Recession at the George Washington University and Rutgers University.
*Returns to tenure or seniority?*, forthcoming in Econometrica.
Prominent speakers in CELSI's panel on "Intra-EU labour mobility under attack. Why?" provided hard evidence on the key issues, informing the heated debate surrounding the free movement of workers in an enlarged EU.
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