2018 Workshop on Job Search and Vacancies

Friday, April 20, 2018 and Saturday, April 21, 2018


Preliminary Program

The preliminary agenda is the following (* indicates the presenter):


12:00 Lunch

13:30 Opening Remarks (Randall W. Eberts and Daniel G. Sullivan)

13:45 “Directed Search with Phantom Vacancies”, by Jim Albrecht, Bruno Decreuse, and Susan Vroman*
Discussant: Laura Pilossoph

14:45-15:15 Coffee Break

15:15 “Gender-Targeted Job Ads in the Recruitment Process: Evidence from China” by Peter Kuhn* and Kailing Shen
Discussant: Marianna Kudlyak

16:15 “Sorting in markets with frictions and multilateral contacts”, by Ronald Wolthoff*, Xiaoming Cai and Pieter Gautier
Discussant: Jim Albrecht

17:15 Reception

18:15 Dinner at restaurant TBD (invited participants)


9:00 Breakfast

9:30 “Online Labor Market Mismatch” by Tara Sinclair* and Martha Gimbel
Discussant: Alicia Sasser-Modestino

10:30-11:00 Coffee Break

11:00 “Application Flows” by Steven J. Davis* and Brenda Samaniego
Discussant: Ayşegül Şahin

12:00 “Wages, Workers and Vacancy Durations: Evidence from Linked Data” by Andreas Kettemann, Andreas I. Mueller*, and Josef Zweimüller
Discussant: Leland D. Crane

13:00 Adjourn (box lunches provided)