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. 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, and also served as Deputy Minister for Science, Research and Innovation of the Czech Republic and as 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. 15749
Geghetsik Afunts, Štepán Jurajda
forthcoming in: Demography, 2024
IZA Discussion Paper No. 15130
Matěj Bělín, Tomáš Jelínek, Štepán Jurajda
part of the paper published as 'Preexisting social ties among Auschwitz prisoners support Holocaust survival' in: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), 2023, 120 (29), e2221654120
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
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