On June 10, 2022, CELSI Frontiers Webinar on Critical Perspectives on Precarity and Precarious Work addressed the topic from both the academic and policy perspectives
Is the concept of precarity still relevant, and how has it changed, in the context of digitization and COVID-19? Is the EU social dialogue helpful in addressing precarious working conditions, or is the national social dialogue more suitable for proposing inclusive employment policies?
The future of the automotive industry was discussed in Milan (Italy) with experts on the sector from around Europe on May 27th
Our CELSI expert Monika Martišková highlighted the position of the CEE region ahead of the automotive industry transition. The workshop was organized by Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung and supported by the Italian General Confederation of Labour (CGIL).
We invite you to watch the film summarizing the results of international research as part of the project "Bargaining for working conditions and social rights of migrant workers in CEE Countries
Are you curious how the CEE Countries authorities, entrepreneurs and trade unions are reacting to the growing immigration from Eastern European countries?
EUROFOUND-WAGEINDICATOR-CELSI WEBINAR ON COLLECTIVE AGREEMENTS
Since early 2021, CELSI participates in the Eurofound-funded project studying minimum wage rates agreed in CBAs and developing a methodology for a harmonized data-collection of collectively agreed wages.
Kick-off meeting with social partners from the Visegrad group
Kick-off meeting with social partners from the Visegrad group for the BARCOVID project
Final COLBAR Conference - Comparing the bargaining agendas in manufacturing, construction, commerce, public sector across Europe
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.
The Office of the Hungarian Parliament compiled a short information note on the topics of wage discussions and social dialogue which featured the research findings within the COLBAR--EUROPE project
The study published in September 2021 referred to the work of CELSI researcher Gábor Szüdi where he compared the clauses of the collective bargaining agreements across the Visegrád countries in terms of wage determination.
CELSI publishes new mapping study titled "Mapping the Labour Market Trends and Trade Union Policies for Young Teachers and Other Education Personnel"
The mapping study, published by the CELSI team, analyses the engagement of young professionals in education trade unions, and ongoing union activities for young members, including recruitment strategies and the involvement of young members in the decision-making processes.
ELA report on undeclared work in the personal and household services sector released
CELSI is proud to announce that the European Labour Authority has published a long-awaited report on undeclared work in the care and other personal household services. CELSI team considerably contributed to the report to estimate the prevalence of undeclared work, its drivers, and policy approaches involving preventive and deterrence measures across the EU Member States.
CELSI's updated study for European Parliament's committee on Employment and Social Affairs has been published
The updated briefing paper on 'The social and employment situation of Roma communities in Slovakia' was written by CELSI researchers Barbora Holubová, Martin Kahanec, Lucia Kováčová and Mária Sedláková in collaboration with Zuzana Poláčková from the Slovak Academy of Sciences.
New Discussion Papers
Europe's migration experience and its effects on economic inequality
The Impact of Mass Antigen Testing for COVID-19 on the Prevalence of the Disease
Better Integration in the Labor Market by Responding to Work Motives: Lessons from a Field Experiment among Israeli Ultra-Religious Women
The English and Russian Language Proficiency Premium in the post-Maidan Ukraine – an Analysis of Web Survey Data
New Research Reports
Bargaining for working conditions and social rights of migrant workers in Central East European countries (BARMIG), National report: Czechia
Bargaining for working conditions and social rights of migrant workers in Central East European countries (BARMIG), National report: Hungary