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Labour Markets, Human Capital and Public Policy

Costas Meghir, Hanming Fang, Magne Mogstad, Gordon Dahl and Chris Walters will all be speaking at the Labour Markets, Human Capital and Public Policy Conference. This will be held on 9th of May 2017, between 9.00am and 5.00pm, in Winstanley theatre, Trinity College, Cambridge.

Organised by: Professor Hamish Low and Kai Liu

Venue: Winstanley Lecture Theatre, Trinity Street, Cambridge

Event Date: Tuesday 9th May 2017

Time: 11:00am - 05:00pm

Costas Meghir (Yale)
Hanming Fang (Penn)
Magne Mogstad (Chicago)
Gordon Dahl (UCSD)


11:00 – 11:30 Registration and Refreshments

11:30 – 12:30 Magne Mogstad (Chicago)

Earnings Risk and Returns to Schooling (with Kai Liu and Kjell Salvanes)

12:30 – 13:30 Lunch: Blue Boar Room, Winstanley Theatre

13:30 – 14:30 Gordon Dahl (UCSD)

Intergenerational Spillovers in Disability Insurance (with Anne Gielen)

14:30 – 15:30 Hanming Fang (Penn)

Mothers’ Employment, Parental Absence and Children’s Educational Gender Gap (with Xiaodong Fan and Simen Markussen)

15:30 – 16:00 Refreshments

16:00-17:00 Costas Meghir (Yale)

Marriage, Labor Supply and the Social Safety Net (with Hamish Low, Luigi Pistaferri, Alessandra Voena)

19:00 Dinner (by invitation): Allhusen Room, Trinity College


Labour Markets

Human Capital

Public Policy

Theme: transmission