Nordic Economic Policy Review: Konferanse om ungdom og arbeidsmarkedet
april 25, 2013
I N V I T A T I O N
You are cordially invited to the Nordic Economic Policy Review conference on “ Youth and the labour market” to be held in Stockholm on Wednesday, May 15, 2013.
The conference takes place at Rosenbad Conference Center, Drottninggatan 1, Stockholm. Participation, including a buffet lunch, is free of charge. Every participant has to register in advance. The conference venue can seat maximum 120 persons.
Please register at the Swedish Ministry of Finance, by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Director-General Fredrik Bystedt
Economic Affairs Department
Ministry of Finance
Programme: Conference on «Youth and the labour market» for the Nordic Economic Policy Review Stockholm, 15 May 2013
10.00-10.30 Registration and Coffee
10.30-10.35 Ministry of Finance Anders Borg: Welcome
Session chairman: Torben M. Andersen (Aarhus University), editor.
10.35-11.15 Gerard van den Berg, Arne Uhlendorf and Joachim Wolf (Mannheim/IAB): Effects of sanctions for young welfare recipients.
Discussant: Johan Vikström, IFAU.
11.15-12.00 Michael Rosholm, Jonas Maibom Pedersen and Michael Svarer (Aarhus University): Experimental evidence of the effects of active labour market policies for young unemployed.
Discussant: Caroline Hall, IFAU.
12.00-13.00 Lunch Session chairman: Michael Rosholm (Aarhus University), guest editor.
13.00-13.45 Per Skedinger (Research Institute of Industrial Economics, Stockholm): Effects of payroll tax cuts for young workers.
Discussant: Peter Thoursie Skogman, Stockholm University.
13.45-14.30 Oskar Nordström Skans and Lena Hensvik (IFAU): Networks and youth labor market entry.
Discussant: Daniel Le Maire, Copenhagen University.
Session chairman: Michael Svarer (Aarhus University), guest editor.
14.45-15.30 Øivind Nielsen and Katrine Reiso (Norwegian School of Economics, Bergen): Scarring effects of youth unemployment.
Discussant: Björn Tyrefors Hinnerich, Stockholm University.
15.30-16.15 Kai Liu, Kjell Salvanes and Erik B. Sörensen (Norwegian School of Economics, Bergen): The effects of graduating in recessions.
Discussant: Matz Dahlberg, Uppsala University.
16.15-16.30 Concluding Comments: Michael Rosholm and Michael Svarer (Aarhus University