LDI professor Michele Belot has been elected President of the European Association of Labour Economists. The appointment is for three years.
The European Association of Labour Economists was founded in 1989 in order to promote the advancement of knowledge in the field of labour economics in Europe and elsewhere. Its activities include the organisation of international conferences and workshops, the promotion of the study and application of labour economics, the formation of international groups concerned with research and teaching, and support to publications in the field of labour economics. EALE has more than 800 members from 25 countries.