Workshop in Torino 29-30 June 2017

Workshop on Skill mismatch: measurement issues and consequences for innovative and inclusive societies

Organized by The Department of Economics and Statistics “Cognetti de Martiis” of the University of Torino and the LABORatorio R. Revelli – Center for Employment Studies.

The workshop stems from a two-year research project on the relationship between labor market reforms and skills formation and aims at presenting its main results to the scientific community as well as to promote the exchange of research ideas and results on human capital formation across different disciplines, including –but not limited to– economics, sociology and political science. Both theoretical and empirical contributions are welcome.

Deadline for abstracts was 14 May 2017

Keynote speaker: Christine Trampusch, Professor of Political Science at the University of Cologne

Conference fee: 70€ The program includes workshop materials, meals and a social dinner on June 29. No travel expense will be covered.

For a limited of participants, no conference fee will be applied, with priority given to paper presenters and Ph.D. students.

For more information and submission of abstracts send an e-mail to: