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GREDEG, Groupe de Recherche en Droit, Economie, Gestion, UMR 6227, Université de Nice Sophia Antipolis et CNRS

 

Workshop on the labour market behaviour of couples: how do they work?

Nice, Côte d'Azur, 13-14 June 2008

Organizers : Elena Stancanelli (GREDEG, University of Nice and CNRS) Hans Bloemen (Free University of Amsterdam, IZA, Netspar) and Silvia Pasqua (University of Turin, CHILD)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Friday 13th June 2008

9h15-9h30

 

Welcome Coffee

   

Session Chair:  Hans Bloemen (Free University of Amsterdam, Netspar)

9h30-10h30

 

Patricia Apps (Sidney University, Australian National University)  “Household Taxation, Childcare and Female Labour Supply Heterogeneity”
Discussant:  Daniela Del Boca (Turin University, CHILD)

10h30-11h30
 

Christopher Flinn (New York University) “Household time allocation and modes of behaviour: a theory of sorts”, with Daniela Del Boca (Turin University, CHILD)
Discussant: Olivier Donni (Cergy University)

11:30 - 12:00
 

Coffee break

12h00-13h00

 

Mark Killingsworth (Rutgers University) “A framework for econometric analysis of labour supply and wage rates of married persons”
Discussant: Nicolas Moreau (Toulouse University

13h00-14h15
 

Buffet Lunch

   

Session Chair: Elena Stancanelli (GREDEG, University of Nice, CNRS)

14h15-15h15

Leslie Stratton (Virginia Commonwealth University) “Institutional Settings, Power and Time Use of Couples”, with Nabanita Datta Gupta  (The Danish National Center for Social Research)
Discussant:  Silvia Pasqua (University of Turin, CHILD

15h15-16h15
 

Arthur Van Soest (Tilburg University, Netspar) “Taxation, time use and spouses labour supply”, with Elena Stancanelli (GREDEG, University of Nice, CNRS).
Discussant: Ray Rees (University of Munich)

16h15-16h45
 

Coffee break

    Session Chair: Catherine Sofer (University Paris 1 Sorbonne, CES)
16h45-17h45
 

16h45-17h45 Shoshana Grossbard (San Diego State University) “Income Pooling and Household Production in Couples”, with Jens Bonke (Rockwool Foundation Research Unit)
Discussant:  Sayyd Salmann Rizavi (University Paris 1)

19h30
 
Workshop dinner
 
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Saturday 14th June 2008 
   

Session Chair: Daniela Del Boca (Turin University, CHILD)

9h15-10h15

Maria Gutierrez Domenech (La Caixa, Barcelona) “Parental Employment and Time With Children in Spain”
Discussant : Elsa Fontainha (Lisbon Technical University

10h15-11h15

Hans Bloemen (Free University of Amsterdam, Netspar) “House-work, child-care, and paid work of spouses: are wage rates the driving factor?”, with Silvia Pasqua  (Turin University, CHILD) and Elena Stancanelli (GREDEG, University of Nice, CNRS)
Discussant : Helene Couprie (Toulouse University) 

11h15-11h45
 
Coffee break
11h45-12h45

11h45-12h45 : Stephanie Neimann (Dortmund University) “Spousal Impact on Labor Force Behaviour: new evidence for older married couples in Germany”.
Discussant:  Catia Nicodemo (Tor Vergata University, Italy)

12h45-14h00
 
Buffet Lunch
   

Session Chair: Olivier Donni (Cergy University)

14h00-15h00
 

Catherine Sofer (University Paris 1 Sorbonne, CES) Women’s career and couples’ time allocation: how do they share tasks when women invest strongly in the labor market?, with  Sayyd Salmann Rizavi (University Paris 1).
Discussant:  Dominique Meurs (Paris 2 University)

15h00-16h00

15h00-16h00  Jens Bonke (Rockwool Foundation Research Unit, Copenhagen), “Pooling of income and sharing of consumption within households”, with Martin Browning (Oxford University)
Discussant: Ray Rees (University of Munich)

16h00-16h30
  Coffee break
16h30-17h30

Zeenat Soobedar (Queen Mary, University of London) “The increasing Breadwinner Role of Women within Families in the UK”.
Discussant:  Daniela Del Boca (Turin University, CHILD)

19h30 

  dinner