Europe's Income, Wealth, Consumption, and Inequality

14  April 2021    1:30 pm CEST

Book launch with Georg Fischer, Martin Kahanec, Robert Strauss and Olaf van Vliet

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Introduction and Book Launch (13:30-14:00)

Opening remarks by Martin Kahanec, Dean of the School of Public Policy at CEU

Statement on the OUP’s International Policy Exchange Series by Douglas J. Besharov, Series Editor; University of Maryland

Book launch presentation by Robert Strauss, Co-editor of “Europe's Income, Wealth, Consumption, and Inequality”; Formerly the European Commission

Globalization, Flexibilization, Technology and Inequality (14:00-14:30)

From Social Protection to Social Investment: European Responses to  Globalization, Technological Change, Labour Market Flexibilization, and Migration  presented by Olaf van Vliet, Leiden University

Europe's Migration Experience and Its Effects on Economic Inequality presented by Martin Kahanec, Central European University

Panel Discussion: Global Trends, Local Inequality Impacts (14:30-15:00)

Anil Duman (Central European University)

Georg Fischer (Co-editor of “Europe's Income, Wealth, Consumption, and Inequality”; wiiw; Formerly the European Commission)

Zsoka Koczan (EBRD)  

Wiemer Salverda (University of Amsterdam) 

Martin Kahanec (Moderator)


Closing Remarks

Georg Fischer (wiiw)

End (15:30)

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