We would like to invite you to participate in the 24th EBES Conference - Bangkok, Thailand which will bring together many distinguished researchers from all over the world. Participants will find opportunities for presenting new research, exchanging information, and discussing current issues.

Although we focus on Europe and Asia, all papers from major economics, finance, and business fields - theoretical or empirical - are highly encouraged. The deadline for abstract submissions is October 31, 2017.

David Autor, 05 July 2017

When China joined the WTO in 2001 its exports to the rest od the world increased dramatically. In this video, David Autor discusses the consequences for the US labor market. This video was recorded at the Institute for Fiscal Studies in June 2017. The full lecture can be watched here.

, 16 December 2016

Sweden has been welcoming a lot of Syrian refugees since the beginning of the war. In this video, Nahikari Irastorza discusses the challenges of integrating refugees in the Swedish labour market. This video was recorded at the UNU-WIDER Development Conference in September 2016.


The Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI) and Asian Growth Research Institute (AGI) invite submissions of unpublished papers that focus on issues relating to aging in developing Asia. Both theoretical and empirical research papers with a policy orientation are welcome, provided the findings, conclusions, and policy recommendations are based on solid evidence and analysis. Manuscripts may focus on Asia as a whole, a group of countries, or individual economies.

Papers may deal with, but are not limited to, the following topics:

Public and private pensions
Long-term care and public and private long-term care insurance
Health care and public and private health insurance
Aging, the labor market, and human capital formation


CEPR Policy Research