Štepán Jurajda is Professor and a member of the Executive and Supervisory Committee at CERGE-EI, Prague, where served as Director during 2009-2013. He received his Ph.D. at the University of Pittsburgh in 1997. During 1999-2000, he was Visiting Research Fellow at Princeton University, Department of Economics, Industrial Relations Section. Between 2005 and 2010, he was a member of the Executive Committee of the European Association of Labour Economists. He has been a member of the National Economic Council of the Government of the Czech Republic. He currently serves as Deputy Minister for Science, Research and Innovation of the Czech Republic and Vice-Chairman of the Research, Development and Innovation Council of the Government of the Czech Republic.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in July 2000.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 15130
Matěj Bělín, Tomáš Jelínek, Štepán Jurajda
IZA Discussion Paper No. 14191
Jakub Grossmann, Štepán Jurajda, Felix Roesel
published online in: American Journal of Political Science, 26 January 2023
IZA Discussion Paper No. 14124
published in: Journal of Labor Economics (special issue in honor of Alan Krueger), 2022, 40 (S1), S179 - S201
IZA Discussion Paper No. 10331
Štepán Jurajda, Dejan Kovač
Journal of Population Economics 2021, 34(1), 1-33
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8691
published in: PostSoviet Affairs, 2015, 31 (5), 448-469
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7965
revised version published as 'Gender Composition of College Graduates by Field of Study and Early Fertility' in: Review of Economics of the Household, 2017, 15 (4), 1323-1343 [Online]
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3176
published in: Economics of Transition, 2009, 17 (2), 241–274
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2303
Štepán Jurajda, Teodora Paligorova
published as "Czech Female Managers and their Wages" in: Labour Economics, 2009, 16 (3), 342-351
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