Conference: Ethnic Diversity in European Labor Markets
On October 21st 2010 the joint conference of Fridrich Ebert Stiftung, IZA and CELSI covering the topic “Ethnic Diversity in European Labor Markets: Challenges and Solutions for Slovakia and Europe” took place in Bratislava. Ministry of Labor, Social Affairs and Family was represented by the state secretary Lucia Nicholsonová. Key speech on Ethnic Diversity in the European Labor markets was delivered by Prof. Dr. Klaus F. Zimmermann, President of the Institute of the Study of Labor in Bonn. The issues of Roma minority in Slovakia were covered in panel discussion contributions of Bela Janky, Ph.D., Dr. Jarmila Lajčáková and Slávka Mačáková, Ph.D.
Oct. 22, 2010
Martin Kahanec - editorial Committee member of Transfer
Martin Kahanec was appointed member of Editorial Committee of the journal Transfer: European Review of Labour and Research
July 2, 2010
CELSI at the Bratislava Economic Meeting 2010
Empirical study on the barriers of Roma integration and other groups with a high risk of social exclusion on the labour market was the main topic of the contribution of Martin Kahanec at the "Bratislava Economic Meeting 2010":http://www.virtualsciencelab.org/en/econ_meeting_2010.php (BEM).
June 30, 2010
Martin Kahanec elected the Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Slovak Economic Association
Martin Kahanec was elected as the Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Slovak Economic Association
May 1, 2010
Martin Kahanec is a new member of the Slovak Accreditation Commission
Martin Kahanec is appointed a new Member of the Committee for research area 8.2 Economics and Management of the Slovak Accreditation Commission
April 21, 2010
M. Kahancová receives Best Dissertation Award
CELSI's Managing Director Marta Kahancová receives a prestigious award of the Dutch Sociology Association for the best dissertation defended in the years 2007–2008.
April 9, 2010
Martin Kahanec starts working on GINI project
Martin Kahanec from CELSI contributes to project“Growing Inequalities’ Impacts (GINI)” in the capacity of a country expert leading the country case studies on Slovakia and the Czech Republic. The main objective is to cover the evolution of inequalities and their impacts on the society and economy, as well as their interaction with national and local policies.
March 1, 2010
Workshop: WageIndicator project
CELSI as the WageIndicator project national partner for the Czech and Slovak republic organized on January 9th and 10th 2010 a workshop on salarycheckers’ calculations for all WageIndicator project participating countries.
Jan. 4, 2010
Irish media keen on M. Kahanec's new book on EU enlargement
The Irish Independent: Early opening won Ireland best immigrants
The Irish Times: States which restrict migrant workers lose out, claims study
Radio RTÉ: Dr. Zimmerman cited M. Kahanec's new book
Oct. 9, 2009