Call for Papers


9th IZA Conference on Labor Market Policy Evaluation

Organizers: Patrick Arni (IZA), Marco Caliendo (University of Potsdam and IZA), Monica Costa Dias (Institute for Fiscal Studies, London and IZA), Barbara Sianesi (Institute for Fiscal Studies, London), Gerard J. van den Berg (University of Mannheim and IZA)
Location:London, United Kingdom
Date:October 18 - October 19, 2013

Submission Deadline:May 25, 2013
Notification of Acceptance:June 24, 2013
Deadline for Registration:July 14, 2013

Event Manager:

Dominik Spitza

About the Conference

We are very pleased to announce the 8th IZA Conference on Labor Market Policy Evaluation. This conference is a joint initiative of the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) in Bonn and the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) in London. The conference will start in the morning of October 18 and end in the afternoon of October 19, 2013.
The keynote lecture will be delivered by Costas Meghir (Yale University).
The Program Committee (see above) invites submissions for a maximum of 15 presentations from academic researchers doing program evaluation research on policy issues related to the labor market. Papers that include innovative approaches, structural modeling or methodological contributions are of particular interest.


Please use our online application form to submit pdf versions of papers.
The deadline for paper submission is May 25, 2013. All submissions will be evaluated by the Program Committee and the acceptance decisions will be communicated by June 24, 2013.


Travel expenses and accommodation for one author per paper will be covered according to IZA reimbursement guidelines.
For additional information please contact Patrick Arni, arni@iza.org.