Call for InGRID-2 visiting grants
CELSI is pleased to invite researchers for a grant-supported visit within the InGRID-2 project.
A key activity of the InGRID-2 project is providing transnational access to research infrastructures with data and expertise within the fields of poverty and living conditions. Researchers are invited to apply for free-of-charge access to and support in one of the 16 research infrastructures. Next to access to statistical competence centres with expertise in social science statistical research, access will be granted to major surveys and tools such as LIS, IECM, ECHP, LWS, CNEF, SOEP, EUROMOD, IRISS, SPIN, CSB-MIPI, EWCS, ECS, ESENER, ICTWSS, WISCO, EU-LFS, EU micro data sets, … in research infrastructures with extensive experience in working with these data.
Press Release: CELSI supports Central European University in Budapest
Tlačová správa: Vyhlásenie Stredoeurópskeho inštitútu pre výskum práce (CELSI) k bezprostrednému ohrozeniu akademických slobôd a Stredoeurópskej univerzity (CEU) v Budapešti
Vedenie CELSI týmto vyjadruje solidaritu so Stredoeurópskou univerzitou (CEU) v Budapešti. Sme hlboko znepokojení v súvislosti s legislatívnym návrhom, ktorý bezprostredne ohrozuje akademické slobody a znemožňuje ďalšie pôsobenie CEU v Budapešti.
CELSI Fellows Jan Drahokoupil and Brian Fabo published a policy brief dealing with the labour market effects of the online work platforms
The ETUI policy brief "The platform economy and the disruption of the employment relationship" considers the impact of online platforms on labour markets and on the employment relationship in particular.
New article co-authored by CELSI's Monika Martiskova has been published as CEU's Center for Policy Studies Working Paper
The new article "Union Organizing in the Automotive Industry in Slovakia in Times of Crisis: Do They Help Workers or Protect Themselves?", by CELSI's Monika Martiskova and Monika Uhlerova (MBU) appears as CPS's Working Paper 6/2016.
Central European Labour Studies Institute (CELSI) is a non-profit research institute based in Bratislava, Slovakia. It fosters multidisciplinary research about the functioning of labour markets and institutions, work and organizations, business and society, and ethnicity and migration in the economic, social, and political life of modern societies.
Policy brief: Using administrative data to improve policy making in the CEE
Though public authorities collect a lot of data on citizens and firms in post-socialist countries, administrative data are seldom used for research or to inform policy making. This policy brief explores the reasons and outlines recommendations for a more effective use of administrative data in generating evidence for policy making.
Kahancova and Martiskova published a new book chapter "Facing Austerity through Collective Action: Economic Crisis and Public Service Employment Relations".
CELSI's researchers Marta Kahancova and Monika Martiskova just published their chapter on Czechia and Slovakia: "Facing Austerity through Collective Action: Economic Crisis and Public Service Employment Relations" in a new book edited by Stephen Bach and Lorenzo Bordogna, "Public Service Management and Employment Relations in Europe".
CELSI's Research fellow Anna Baranowska-Rataj publishes new article "The Causal Effects of the Number of Children on Female Employment - Do European Institutional and Gender Conditions Matter?"
The open-access article, co-authored by Anna M. Matysiak, is published in Journal of Labour Research, September 2016, Volume 37, Issue 3.
Kahanec and Zimmerman publish new book "Labor Migration, EU Enlargement, and the Great Recession"
CELSI's Martin Kahanec and co-editor Klaus F. Zimmermann address some of the most controversial topics related to EU migration today in their latest volume Labor Migration, EU Enlargement, and the Great Recession.
New Discussion Papers
How Immigrants Helped EU Labor Markets to Adjust during the Great Recession
Self-employment effects of restrictive immigration policies: the case of transitional arrangements in the EU
Does employment protection legislation promote immigrant self-employment?
How Immigration Grease Is Affected by Economic, Institutional and Policy Contexts: Evidence from EU Labor Markets
New Research Reports
The rise of the dual labour market: fighting precarious employment in the new member states through industrial relations (PRECARIR) Country report: Czechia
The rise of the dual labour market: fighting precarious employment in the new member states through industrial relations (PRECARIR) Country report: Slovakia