The Second GLO – Renmin University of China Conference on Labor Economics in Beijing took place in the North Hall, Century Hall, RUC, 7-8 December 2019. More details: Report 1 and Report 2. The full program and further conference pictures are below.
Keynote speakers of the event were GLO Fellows Shi Li of Zhejiang University and Xi Chen of Yale University. Conference organizers were GLO Fellows Corrado Giulietti and Jun Han. GLO Director Matloob Piracha also gave a paper, and GLO Fellow Zhong Zhao and GLO President Klaus F. Zimmermann had addressed the conference. The event is part of the GLO China Research Cluster, which is lead by Corrado Giulietti, who is also a GLO Research Director.
Conference activists from the left :
Zhong Zhao, Shi Li, Klaus F. Zimmermann, Jun Han, Matloob Piracha, Corrado Giulietti & Xi Chen.
Zhao, Li, Zimmermann Han, Piracha, Giulietti Chen
Saturday, December 7, 2019: First day
Morning, speakers, conference openings and keynote
Giulietti, Zimmermann of GLO and Zhao, Han of Renmin University of China
Keynote of Shi Li on wage gap changes in China between urban and rural migrant workers
From the left: Jing Wu, Tobias Haepp and Chuhong Wang
Afternoon, keynote and session speakers
Corrado Giulietti & Xi Chen
Afternoon speakers from the left:
Zhangfeng Jin, Yunqi Zeng, Xiangiang Zou, Jun Han & Zhuang Hao
Sunday, December 8, 2019: Second day
Li Dai, Wang Yue & Matloob Piracha
Debate and farewell
Chuhong Wang, Klaus F. Zimmermann & Corrado Giulietti