11th Annual Conference
Labour Economics
(Joint with NTUC)

 
 
20
May
2024
Monday
Labour Economics Session 1
Chair: Jessica PAN (National University of Singapore & ABFER)

Location: Ocean 5

9:05 am – 10:05 am
Climate Regulations and Corporate Demand for ESG Talent
Tong LI* (Xiamen University)
Dragon Yongjun TANG (The University of Hong Kong)

Discussant:
Marina GERTSBERG (University of Melbourne)
10:05 am – 10:15 am
10:15 am – 11:15 am
Barriers to Labor Migration for the Rural Poor
Abu S. SHONCHOY (Florida International University)
Tomoki FUJII* (Singapore Management University)
Selim RAIHAN (University of Dhaka)

Discussant:
Yogita SHAMDASANI (National University of Singapore)
11:15 am – 11:30 am
11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Remotely Productive: The Efficacy of Remote Work for Executives
Ran DUCHIN (Boston College)
Denis SOSYURA* (Arizona State University)

Discussant:
Alan KWAN (The University of Hong Kong)


23
May
2024
Thursday
Labour Economics Session 2
Chair: Pinchuan ONG (National University of Singapore)

Location: Ocean 6

9:05 am – 10:05 am
Peers Affect Personality Development
Xiaoyue SHAN* (National University of Singapore)
Ulf ZOLITZ (University of Zurich)

Discussant:
Jie GONG (The University of Hong Kong)
10:05 am – 10:15 am
10:15 am – 11:15 am
The Dual Local Markets: Family, Jobs, and the Spatial Distribution of Skills
Jingting FAN* (Pennsylvania State University)
Ben ZOU (Purdue University)

Discussant:
Kohei TAKADA (National University of Singapore)
11:15 am – 11:30 am
11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Differential Fertility and Economic Opportunity: Evidence from China’s One-Child Policy
Yewen YU (Beijing Technology and Business University)
Yi FAN* (National University of Singapore)
Junjian YI (Peking University)

Discussant:
Naijia GUO (The University of Hong Kong)


* Presenter. Program is subjected to change. Updated 8 Mar 2024.

Session Format 

Three papers will be presented during each session. Each paper has 35 minutes for presentation, 15 minutes for discussant remarks, and 10 minutes for Q&A. There will be a 10 and 15 minutes break after the first two papers, respectively.

Contact Information

Program Director Conference Organizer

Jessica PAN (National University of Singapore & ABFER)
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Patricia CORTES (Boston University)
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Pinchuan ONG (National University of Singapore)
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Suphanit PIYAPROMDEE (University College London)
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Silin YANG (National Trades Union Congress)
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