Labor Markets in Developing and Transition Economies: Emerging Policy and Analytical Issues

Date & time

May 25, 2007, 4:00-5:30 pm EDT


The conference discussed theoretical, empirical and policy papers. The suggested topics included, but were not limited to, the following:

  • Formality and Informality (Competition or Market Power)
  • Gender and Other Discrimination
  • Labor Market Flexibility
  • Globalization, Foreign Investment, and Labor Standards
  • Structuring Safety Nets
  • Demographic Issues