Seminar on Labour Interventions

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CLEAR and J-PAL Africa are bringing together leading researchers doing randomized evaluations of questions related to the South African Labour Market to share on their work to date. Academics will present on their study questions, design and lessons learned as they go into the field and rigorously engage with labour market challenges in South Africa.

9 December 2015 – CLEAR & J-PAL Seminar on Labour Market Interventions in South Africa Boardroom G01B , Grosvenor street, Pretoria 

9:30-10:00 Coffee and Registration 
10:00-10:30 An overview of the South African labour market and evaluation: Neil Rankin
Research on South African Labour Market Interventions
10:30-11:00 Youth job search assistance: randomised evaluation with Harambee youth accelerator: Kate Orkin 
11:00-11:30 Job counselling, productivity signals and employment: randomised evaluation with Department of Labour: Rulof Burger 
11:30 -12:00 Labour Regulation and Demand: Emmanuel Bakirdjian 
12:00 -13:00 Panel discussion on lessons learned on designing and implementing randomised evaluations in the labour market space and things to think about for future evaluations: facilitated by Neil Rankin 
13:00-14:00 Lunch

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