Employment policies and data

Conference for Displaced Workers 16-17 May 2013

 

 

Logo for the conference held on 16-17 Mai 2013


Thursday, 16th May                                    

                          

Opening session: Presentation of the OECD Analytical Report on Displaced Workers, by Glenda Quintini, OECD. Presentation

Discussant: Donald Storrie, European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions, Head of Employment and Change Unit. Presentation

 

 

Session 1: The costs of job displacement

  • “The costs of job loss: new evidence from household survey data in UK”

By Richard Upward, University of Nottingham. Presentation

  • “The Risk and Cost of Job Loss in Canada, 1978-2008”

By René Morissette, Statistics Canada. Presentation

 

 

Session 2: Heterogeneous wage losses after displacement

  • “Decomposition of worker wage losses due to job displacement”

By Pedro Portugal, Bank of Portugal and Nova School of Business and Economics. Presentation

  • “Wage changes after different types of dismissal in Denmark”

By Niels Westergård-Nielsen, Aarhus University. Presentation

  • “Are workers more vulnerable in tradable industries?”

By Kent Elliason and/or  Pär Hansson, Swedish Agency for Growth Policy Analysis​. Presentation

 

 

Session 3: Case study Japan

  • “Policies for displacement in Japan”

By Masakuni Hirashima, Planning Director for Employment Policy, Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare of Japan. Presentation

  • “Long-term effect of displacement in Japan”

By Ryo Kambayashi, Institute of Economic Research Hitotsubashi University and Mayu Fujii (The National Institute of Population and Social Security Research). Presentation

 

Friday 17th May

Session 4: The effects of job displacement on job quality and mortality

  • “Job quality impact of displacement: Evidence from France”

By Vahé Nafilyan, OECD, Paris School of Economics. Presentation

  •  “Lethal Layoffs: Understanding the Mortality Effects of Job Loss”  

By Kristiina Huttunen, Aalto School of Economics.

 

 

Round table: Key policy issues and recommendations

Participants:

  • Sandrine Cazes, ILO
  • Nicole Primmer, BIAC
  • Roland Schneider, TUAC

Launch of the country-review phase of the project

Presentation by Paul Swaim

 

 

 

Countries list

  • Afghanistan
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • Andorra
  • Angola
  • Anguilla
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Argentina
  • Armenia
  • Aruba
  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Azerbaijan
  • Bahamas
  • Bahrain
  • Bangladesh
  • Barbados
  • Belarus
  • Belgium
  • Belize
  • Benin
  • Bermuda
  • Bhutan
  • Bolivia
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Botswana
  • Brazil
  • Brunei Darussalam
  • Bulgaria
  • Burkina Faso
  • Burundi
  • Cambodia
  • Cameroon
  • Canada
  • Cape Verde
  • Cayman Islands
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • Chile
  • China (People’s Republic of)
  • Chinese Taipei
  • Colombia
  • Comoros
  • Congo
  • Cook Islands
  • Costa Rica
  • Croatia
  • Cuba
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Côte d'Ivoire
  • Democratic People's Republic of Korea
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Denmark
  • Djibouti
  • Dominica
  • Dominican Republic
  • Ecuador
  • Egypt
  • El Salvador
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Eritrea
  • Estonia
  • Ethiopia
  • European Union
  • Faeroe Islands
  • Fiji
  • Finland
  • Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM)
  • France
  • French Guiana
  • Gabon
  • Gambia
  • Georgia
  • Germany
  • Ghana
  • Gibraltar
  • Greece
  • Greenland
  • Grenada
  • Guatemala
  • Guernsey
  • Guinea
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Guyana
  • Haiti
  • Honduras
  • Hong Kong, China
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Iraq
  • Ireland
  • Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Isle of Man
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • Jamaica
  • Japan
  • Jersey
  • Jordan
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kenya
  • Kiribati
  • Korea
  • Kuwait
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
  • Latvia
  • Lebanon
  • Lesotho
  • Liberia
  • Libya
  • Liechtenstein
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Macao (China)
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Malaysia
  • Maldives
  • Mali
  • Malta
  • Marshall Islands
  • Mauritania
  • Mauritius
  • Mayotte
  • Mexico
  • Micronesia (Federated States of)
  • Moldova
  • Monaco
  • Mongolia
  • Montenegro
  • Montserrat
  • Morocco
  • Mozambique
  • Myanmar
  • Namibia
  • Nauru
  • Nepal
  • Netherlands
  • Netherlands Antilles
  • New Zealand
  • Nicaragua
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Niue
  • Norway
  • Oman
  • Pakistan
  • Palau
  • Palestinian Administered Areas
  • Panama
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Puerto Rico
  • Qatar
  • Romania
  • Russian Federation
  • Rwanda
  • Saint Helena
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Saint Lucia
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Samoa
  • San Marino
  • Sao Tome and Principe
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Senegal
  • Serbia
  • Serbia and Montenegro (pre-June 2006)
  • Seychelles
  • Sierra Leone
  • Singapore
  • Slovak Republic
  • Slovenia
  • Solomon Islands
  • Somalia
  • South Africa
  • South Sudan
  • Spain
  • Sri Lanka
  • Sudan
  • Suriname
  • Swaziland
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Syrian Arab Republic
  • Tajikistan
  • Tanzania
  • Thailand
  • Timor-Leste
  • Togo
  • Tokelau
  • Tonga
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Tunisia
  • Turkey
  • Turkmenistan
  • Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Tuvalu
  • Uganda
  • Ukraine
  • United Arab Emirates
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
  • United States Virgin Islands
  • Uruguay
  • Uzbekistan
  • Vanuatu
  • Venezuela
  • Vietnam
  • Virgin Islands (UK)
  • Wallis and Futuna Islands
  • Western Sahara
  • Yemen
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe