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Labour economics seminar

Labour economics is not a usual topic in Slovakia right now. By organizing this seminar about Labour economics we trying to contribute at the start of this discussion in Slovakia.

Labour economics seminars are supported by project Project The Public Policies of Employment. In the year 2009 they were supported by Friedrich Ebert Stiftung.

Seminars

Presentations are available in the Slovak version: Seminár o ekonómii práce.


https://www.iz.sk/en/projects/seminars-labour-economics

Current statistics

August 2019: number of unemployed at the labour offices: 166241, of which 58827 are long term unemployed, unemployment rate 6.0% (2.1% long term unemployment)

Highest unemployment: Rimavská Sobota 19.1% (11.1%), Revúca 18.1% (9.4%), Kežmarok 16.4% (7.5%), Vranov nad Topľou 14.5% (7.0%), Rožňava 14.4% (8.0%)

Lowest unemployment:: Bratislava V 2.4%, Trenčín 2.5%, Nitra 2.7%, Hlohovec 2.8%, Piešťany 2.8%