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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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CELSI co-organized international scientific conference "European Labor Markets and the Euro Area during the Great Recession: Adjustment, Transmission, Interactions"

CELSI co-organized international scientific conference "European Labor Markets and the Euro Area during the Great Recession: Adjustment, Transmission, Interactions"

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.

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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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RePEc ranking of economic research institutions: CELSI No. 1 in Slovakia

RePEc ranking of economic research institutions: CELSI No. 1 in Slovakia

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.

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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/NBS/IZA Conference on European Labor Markets and the Euro Area during the Great Recession: Adjustment, Transmission, Interactions

CELSI/NBS/IZA Conference on European Labor Markets and the Euro Area during the Great Recession: Adjustment, Transmission, Interactions

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

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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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Martin Kahanec spoke about the free movement of labor in the EU at George Washington University and Rutgers University

Martin Kahanec spoke about the free movement of labor in the EU at George Washington University and Rutgers University

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.

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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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CELSI co-organized ETUI/ETUC conference "Europe at a crossroads. Which way to quality jobs and prosperity?" in Brussels

CELSI co-organized  ETUI/ETUC conference "Europe at a crossroads. Which way to quality jobs and prosperity?" in Brussels

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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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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