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A note from the new Editor-in-Chief: Daniel Hamermesh about IZA World of Labor

I have just begun my tenure as Editor-in-Chief of IZA World of Labor (WoL), and I am thrilled to be part of this enterprise. I have devoted a 50-year career to labor economics, a field increasingly growing in importance and … Continue reading

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International Workers’ Day Address: The Big Trade-Off in the World of Labor

On May Day 2015, which also marks the first anniversary of IZA World of Labor, IZA Director Klaus F. Zimmermann takes the opportunity to describe key shifts in the world of labor and to discuss their impact on future employment. … Continue reading

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New online resource for policymakers launched: IZA World of Labor

IZA World of Labor, a free online resource aimed at decision makers worldwide who need access to concise empirical evidence on issues related to labor economics, is now online. The site is targeted at policy makers, those working in government, … Continue reading

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