10th IZA/World Bank Conference on Employment and Development "Technological Change and Jobs"
This conference will try to address following questions: - How technological progress is influencing structural change in different countries? - How can countries unleash the potential of new technologies to create better jobs for farmers, the self-employed, and workers in the informal sector? - What types of policies can be considered to support workers who are displaced by new technologies and keep them attached to the labor market? - How education and training and retraining systems need to adapt to prepare new generations of workers to the vagaries of technological change and its effects on employment and development? - How social protection systems and labor market institutions need to adapt to accommodate the changes in the world of work being induced by technology?
|Event dates:||2015-06-04 – 2015-06-06|
|Deadline Call for Papers:||2015-03-01|
|Organizer:||IZA - Institute for the Study of Labor, Germany World Bank|
Event Manager: Dominik Spitza (email@example.com), Phone: +49-228-38 94 421
|Classification:||J2 - Time Allocation; Work Behavior; Employment Determination and Creation ; J6 - Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies ; O3 - Technological Change; Research and Development|
|Event type:||Konferenzen, Tagungen; Conferences|