About CELSI

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.

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Martin Kahanec completes his US tour with a seminar at New York University

Martin Kahanec completes his US tour with a seminar at New York University

Martin Kahanec completes his US tour on the free movement of workers in an enlarged European Union with a seminar at New York University on December 17, 2014. Previous seminars took place at Princeton, Rutgers, and George Washington University.

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IZA World of Labor article by Martin Kahanec: Roma integration in European labor markets

IZA World of Labor article by Martin Kahanec: Roma integration in European labor markets

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.

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CELSI's project BARSORIS completed at the final conference in Brussels

CELSI's project BARSORIS completed at the final conference in Brussels

The final conference of the international research project BARSORIS: Bargaining for Social Rights at Sector Level of a research consortium involving CELSI, the University of Amsterdam, and other cooperating institutions took place in Brussels on November 24, 2014.

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Kahanec's new journal article on how migration may reduce inequality

Kahanec's new journal article on how migration may reduce inequality

How skilled immigration may improve economic equality, in IZA Journal of Migration 2014, 3:2

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CELSI joins CANWON: Cancer and Work Network

CELSI joins CANWON: Cancer and Work Network

Experts in oncology, occupational health, economics, epidemiology, psychology, and social sciences from CELSI and other leading instututes join forces within Cancer and Work Network (CANWON) to advance knowledge about cancer and work participation.

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Forthcoming publication by CELSI research fellow Sebastian Buhai

Forthcoming publication by CELSI research fellow Sebastian Buhai

Tenure Profiles and Efficient Separation in a Stochastic Productivity Model, forthcoming in Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, also as CELSI DP No. 7

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Marta Kahancova lectures on industrial relations in Central and Eastern Europe at Cornell University

Marta Kahancova lectures on industrial relations in Central and Eastern Europe at Cornell University

Marta Kahancová lectured about industrial relations in Central and Eastern Europe at Cornell University on November 20, 2014.

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Forthcoming publication by CELSI research fellow Sebastian Buhai in Econometrica

Forthcoming publication by CELSI research fellow Sebastian Buhai in Econometrica

*Returns to tenure or seniority?*, forthcoming in Econometrica.

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Kahanec spoke about the free movement of workers in the EU at Princeton University

Kahanec spoke about the free movement of workers in the EU at Princeton University

Martin Kahanec gave a research seminar about whether and how free mobility of workers may have helped an enlarged EU to cope with asymmetric shocks during the Great Recession at Princeton University on November 19, 2014.

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Forthcoming article in Transfer on youth unemployment by Kahanec and Fabo

Forthcoming article in Transfer on youth unemployment by Kahanec and Fabo

Migration Strategies of the Crisis-Stricken Youth in an Enlarged European Union, forthcoming in Transfer: European Review of Labor and Research, 2013 (also CELSI DP 6; IZA DP 7285; 2013)

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