from 20 to 23 November 2012

Prof. Stefano Scarpetta, Deputy Director – Directorate for Employment, Labour and Social Affairs – OECD, Paris


•       Lecture 1 (Tuesday 20 Nov h 2.30-5.30 pm, room 23): Economic growth and the labour market

–      Economic growth across countries and over time

–      The role of labour market for promoting economic growth and the distribution of its benefits

• — chapters 1 and 2


• chapter 1

–      From an aggregate to a sectoral and firm-level perspective: the importance of labour reallocation for productivity and output growth

• – chapters 3 and 4

•       Lecture 2 (Wednesday 21 Nov, h 2.30-5 pm, room 25 ): The role of policies and institutions for structural labour market outcomes

–      Key policy and institutions affecting labour market outcomes

•      OECD Reassessed Jobs Strategy:

•      WB, WDR 2013 on Jobs:

–      A model and an empirical analysis to assess the role of policy and institutions for LM outcomes and their interactions


•       Lecture 3 (Thursday 22 Nov, h 12.30-4 pm, room 22): The role of policies and institutions for labour market resilience and resource reallocation. To be continued (Powerpoint n. 2)

–      The role of policy and institutions for LM resilience

•      OECD Employment Outlook 2012, Chapter 2

–      From a static to dynamics analysis of the labour market:  job and worker flows,, effects on productivity and workers

•       Friday 23 Nov, h 2.30-5 pm, Room 5: IBM Chair

Please find the programme RotatingChair2012

Powerpoint Presentation:

Prof. Scarpetta

Prof. Leonardi

Prof. Garibaldi


The attending of the 3 lectures and of the IBM chair will be recognized as a 3-credit activity, by presenting a paper. Please find details on the guidelines.