Monthly Archives: January 2013

Girls, take maths and boost your career!

A recent IZA working paper by Juanna Schrøter Joensen and Helena Skyt Nielsen suggests that taking more Math courses in high school can boost girls’ professional careers. The authors show that an institutional change in the Danish high school system … Continue reading

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15 Years of IZA: The Success Story Continues

In 1998, when the Institute for the Study of Labor was founded, labor economics in Germany was largely marginalized. Since then a lot has been achieved: IZA has greatly advanced labor market research in Germany, Europe and the world. Academically … Continue reading

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