The European Association of Labour Economists (EALE) and the Society of Labor Economists (SOLE) will hold their 4th joint meeting in Montreal on 26-28 June 2015. The aim of the conference is to facilitate the exchange of ideas and research results in the field of labor economics. You are invited to submit papers for this conference according to a list of 18 themes, including retirement, labour supply and demand, family, marriage and work, unemployment, education, training and human capital, trade unions and bargaining, wage inequality and poverty. The deadline is December 15, 2014. Visit the website for more details.
We are pleased to announce that Jodi-Anne Brzozowski has been appointed as the new Director of the Microdata Data Access Division at Statistics Canada. Among her responsibilities she will thus oversee the Research Data Centre program which give our network its rationale. Previously, Jodi-Anne was Chief responsible for the General Social Survey (GSS) program. After 18 years with Statistics Canada, she brings to the program a wealth of experience and expertise. Welcome!