5th Annual NERI Labour Market Conference - Extension of deadline for submissions

Posted on March 29, 2017 by Louisa O'Brien

Maynooth University

The fifth Annual NERI Labour Market Conference will be held on Friday 12th May in association with Maynooth University's external link Department of Applied Social Science external link , the Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting external link and the Department of Sociology external link . The conference will run from 10:00 - 16:00 and will include research papers on various aspects of the Irish labour market and Irish labour market policy.

The NERI Labour Market Conference is intended to provide a forum for the presentation of research papers on labour market issues (North and South) and is held in May each year. Presentations from researchers, academics, and labour market practitioners are invited for this forthcoming conference. Those interested should submit a title and brief abstract (max 400 words) to The date for the receipt of submissions has been extended to Monday 10th April, 2017.

Possible topics include but are not limited to:
Employment and Unemployment
Precariousness and Low Pay
Earnings and Labour Costs
Productivity and Human Capital
Labour Market Participation, Demographics and Labour Supply
Labour Market Institutions (Minimum wages and collective bargaining)
Labour Market Transitions, Migration, Age and Gender
Pensions and Pensions Policy

Key Dates

Submission Deadline:
10 April 2017

Registration Deadline:
5 May 2017

Notification of Acceptance:
14 April 2017

Conference Date:
12 May 2017

The conference is open to all who are interested and is free to attend. However, you must register your intention to attend the conference by contacting or through eventbrite

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