School of Economics

Kent Workshop in Labour Economics: Labour Supply, Employment and Policy

Friday 14 July 2017

The workshop is focused on the determination of economic status (work, self-employment, entrepreneurial activity and so on) when individuals interact in a world with frictions or informational asymmetries. Topics of particular interest are given by, but not limited to, intra-household aspects of labour supply choices, employment creation policies, credit constraints, and transitions between economic states. Keynote speaker of the workshop is Professor Costas Meghir (Yale University).

This workshop is a SaM event. This workshop is public and open to all.

Organisers: Amanda Gosling (Kent) and Andrey Launov (Kent).


For more information please contact Amanda Gosling ( or Andrey Launov (



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Last Updated: 11/07/2017