About 50 doctoral students, postdocs and professors participated in the 2018 BeNA Lecture Series with Prof. David Neumark (University of California, Irvine) on July 26th and 27th that took place at DIW. In his three lectures and a research talk Prof. Neumark talked about the long-run effects of anti-poverty policies and the earned income tax credit, employment effects of minimum wages and labour market discrimination. Please see the flyer for more information.
Professor Neumark uses microeconometric methods to answer applied, policy-relevant questions on labor economics. In previous work he has focused, e.g., on minimum wages, worker’s compensation, and workforce segregation. He has published in numerous leading journals, such as the American
Economic Review, the Quarterly Journal of Economics, the Review of Economics and Statistics, the Journal of Political Economy and the Journal of Labor Economics.