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Bridging research and practice

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IZA Awards

Honoring outstanding research

The prestigious IZA Prize in Labor Economics is awarded for outstanding academic achievement in the field. The Young Labor Economist Award honors promising researchers under age 45. Both awards are given biennially.

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History of IZA

Shaping the Future of Labor

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Jobs at IZA

IZA regularly offers posts as Research Associates for experienced PhDs in the field of labor economics. Look out for job opportunities or send your CV. Applications for a job as a student helper are welcome as well. Current openings:

IZA is currently accepting applications for an apprenticeship position in its IT department (IT specialist, system integration) starting August 1st, 2018.

IZA is currently accepting applications for an apprenticeship position in its IT department (IT specialist, application development) starting August 1st, 2018.

IZA is hiring a student assistant (starting in July 2018 with 9 hours/week) to support empirical labor market research.

IZA is hiring a student assistant (starting now with 19 hours/week) to support empirical labor market research.

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Lydia Simons

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