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The Prague Workshop on Gender and Family in the Labor Market

May 20

This workshop aims to bring together researchers working on topics related to gender and family in the labor market. The goal is to create a regional platform for research on this topic. Submission is open to all researchers, but submissions of researchers from the CEE region are especially welcome. All aspects of gender and family-related issues in the labor market are of interest.

The workshop will be followed by a mentoring event addressed to young researchers, helping them to define career goals and the steps needed to achieve them.

The keynote speakers of the workshop are:

Shelly Lundberg, UC Santa Barbara

Andrea Weber, CEU

The workshop is organized jointly by the Faculty of Social Sciences at Charles University, IDEA Think Thank by CERGE-EI, and the Virtual Research Collaboration on Gender and Family in the Labor Market (VRC).


The workshop will take place in Prague, hosted by CERGE-EI at Politickych veznu 7, Prague, Czech Republic


The fee for participation is 125 euro. This covers workshop materials, coffee breaks and lunches, and a workshop dinner on May 20. A limited number of partial or full fee waivers will be awarded to presenting authors who have no funding from their institution.

Individual travel and accommodation must be self-funded and self-arranged.

Workshop Program

The full program will be available in April 2019.

The scientific program will start around 9 am on May 20th, and end around 2pm on May 21st. The mentoring event is planned for May 21st, in the afternoon.

Event information
20/05/2019 - 21/05/2019
Faculty of Social Sciences at Charles University / IDEA Think Thank by CERGE-EI / Virtual Research Collaboration on Gender and Family in the Labor Market (VRC)
CERGE-EI at Politickych veznu 7
Prague, Czech Republic