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Labor Force Participation in Europe

September 04, 2018

On September 4, 2018, the JVI hosted a public lecture on “Labor Force Participation in Europe” by Ms. Zsóka Kóczán, economist in the IMF Research Department. She examined the evolution and drivers of labor force participation...Read more >>

Labor Market Trends in the Western Balkans

June 19, 2018

Labor markets in the Western Balkan countries—comprising Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, FYR Macedonia, Montenegro and Serbia—are characterized by low employment rates and high unemployment by European standards. As...Read more >>

Annual Lecture 2018

June 11, 2018

Mr. Johannes Hahn, EU Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, delivered the JVI Annual Lecture this year. Speaking about developments in the Western Balkans he reaffirmed a European future for...Read more >>

The New Silk Road Project

May 18, 2018

China’s “Belt and Road Initiative” (BRI), the new Silk Road project, is expected to affect 60 to 100 countries in Africa, Asia, and Europe. What is the project about, and what are its benefits and risks, especially for countries...Read more >>

Second Generation Fiscal Rules: Balancing Simplicity, Flexibility, and Enforceability

May 07, 2018

On May 7, 2018, the JVI hosted a public lecture on “Second Generation Fiscal Rules: Balancing Credibility, Flexibility, and Simplicity” by Victor Lledó, Senior Economist in the IMF Fiscal Affairs Department. The presentation was...Read more >>

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