New Developments in the Macroeconomics of Labor Markets 2019

17 - 19 May 2019

111 51 Stockholm
Sveriges Riksbank

Submission Deadline: Friday February 15, 2019

Sveriges Riksbank and the Kiel Institute for the World Economy, as part of the Ensuring Economic and Employment Stability (EES) network, are organizing a conference, which will be held at Sveriges Riksbank on May 17th – May 18th 2019.

Philipp Kircher (EUI and University of Edinburgh) and Per Krusell (IIES) will deliver the keynote speeches.

The conference aims to bring together high-quality research that is at the intersection of labor economics and macroeconomics. We invite researchers to submit empirical and theoretical contributions related to the labor market on topics such as business cycle dynamics, labor market frictions, causes and consequences of secular changes in the labor market, wage dynamics and interaction of product and labor markets.

Approximately 10 papers will be selected for presentation. All presentations will be in plenary sessions, and each paper will be assigned a discussant. Please submit a paper or an extended abstract to E-Mail Address protected. Please enable Javascript. not later than February 15th, 2019. Preference will be given to complete papers over extended abstracts. Authors of accepted papers will be notified by March 15th, 2019. Two nights of hotel accommodation are covered. Limited funding for economy-class travel is available upon request.