On April 5th, 2019, the Dulbea will organize a workshop that showcases new research on Migration and the Labour Market.

Papers at this workshop will explore how topics like wage discrimination, labor mobility and education link to this broader theme.

Program – Dulbea Workshop on "Migration and the Labour Market"
April 5, 2019
Université Libre de Bruxelles
R42 Building, Room : R42.2.113
Avenue F.D. Roosevelt, 42
B.1050 Bruxelles

9:00 : Welcome by Ilan Tojerow and François Rycx (ULB)

9:15 – 9:45
Ann Coenen and Frédéric Poupinel de Valencé (FPS Employment, Labour and Social Dialogue)
Socio-economic monitoring : Labour market and origin

Valentine Jacobs (University of Mons and ULB)
The heterogeneous effects of workers’ countries of birth on over-education

Céline Piton (National Bank of Belgium and ULB)
Immigrants born outside the European Union on the Belgian labour market

10:45 – 11:00 – Coffee Break

11:00 – 12:00

Dries Lens (University of Antwerp)
Migration and mobility on the Belgian labour Market. How posting changes the labour migration landscape

Valentine Fays (University of Mons and ULB)
Wage discrimination against migrants : How much do country of birth and product market competition matter ?

12:00 – 13:00
Sandwiches and drinks

Registration is compulsory and not later than March 28th at the link below.

For more information, please contact : dulbea@ulb.ac.be