Raul Eamets is professor of macroeconomics at the University of Tartu, Estonia. Currently he is Head of the Institute of Economics and Chairman of the Council of EuroCollege at the University of Tartu. He is also director of the PhD Programme at the faculty of Economics. In 2004-2009 he is a member of the Board of the Bank of Estonia. He has been short-term research visitor at Birkbeck College (London), IZA, CERGE-EI (Prague) and CLS (Aarhus).
He received his PhD in economics from Tartu University in 2001, half of his PhD time he spent in Aarhus University. His main interests are in the area of labour market flexibility issues like labour market flows, firm entry and exit, educational economics, flexicurity, industrial relations, employment protection and labour policy issues. His publications include articles in Post-communist Studies, European Journal of Industrial Relations, Transfer and Baltic Journal of Economics.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in May 2004.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7482
Jaan Masso, Raul Eamets, Pille Mõtsmees
revised version published in: International Journal of Manpower, 2014, 35 (6), 753-775
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5407
Katrin Tamm, Raul Eamets, Pille Mõtsmees
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3084
Jaan Masso, Raul Eamets, Hanna Kanep
revised version is published in: Baltic Journal of Economics, 2009, 9 (1), 5-29
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1707
Jaan Masso, Raul Eamets, Kaia Philips
published in: H. Hannula, S. Radoševic and N. von Tunzelmann (eds.) , Estonia, the New EU Economy, Building a Baltic Miracle. Ashgate Publishing, 2006, pp. 105-142
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1147
revised version published in: European Journal of Industrial Relations, 2005, 11 (1), 71-90
IZA Policy Paper No. 60
published in: IZA Journal of European Labor Studies, 2013, 2:4, [Open Access]