Štěpán Jurajda

Mellon Endowment Professor, CERGE-EI

Štěpán Jurajda is the Mellon Endowment Professor with tenure at CERGE-EI, Prague, the joint workplace of the Economics Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences and of Charles University Prague. During 2009-2013 he served as the Director of CERGE-EI. During 1999–2000, he was a Visiting Research Fellow at Princeton University, Department of Economics. Between 2005 and 2010, a member of the Executive Committee of the European Association of Labour Economists. Between 2009 and 2013, Chair of the Economics Panel and of the Social Sciences and Humanities Committee at the Czech Science Foundation. Since 2014, member of the Research, Development and Innovation Council of the Government of the Czech Republic. His recent research includes international comparisons of wage levels, the effect of competitive pressure on gender performance gaps, or the use of names as proxies for political values.

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  • 17 - 18 August 2019 / Peking University, Beijing / Chinese University of Hong Kong – Tsinghua University Joint Research Center for Chinese Economy, the Institute for Emerging Market Studies at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University, the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development at Stanford University, the School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University, BREAD, NBER and CEPR
  • 19 - 20 August 2019 / Vienna, Palais Coburg / WU Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK)
  • 29 - 30 August 2019 / Galatina, Italy /
  • 4 - 5 September 2019 / Roma Eventi, Congress Center, Pontificia Università Gregoriana Piazza della Pilotta, 4, Rome, Italy / European Center of Sustainable Development , CIT University
  • 9 - 14 September 2019 / Guildford, Surrey, UK / The University of Surrey