IZA is a bridge builder for research in labor economics. IZA narrows the distance between science and society, and transport relevant knowledge about the working world to the general public, political actors and economic players. IZA is the hub of a global network of scholars who work with them to create a sound economic understanding of how labor markets work and how labor market policies perform. IZA contributzes to the future of labor research by supporting young scholars on their paths to becoming tomorrow’s leading academics.
Areas of focus
Founder gender: Other/Not applicable
Leader gender: Male Leader(s) (2018): Prof. Dr. Hilmar Schneider
Leader gender: Male Leader(s) (2017): Prof. Dr. Hilmar Schneider
Leader gender: Male