POLICY ANALYSIS RESEARCH UNIT

Department of International and European Economic Studies
Athens University of Economics and Business



Events - Presentations

  • Cagliari, 15 October 2015
    Italian Sociological Association, section Economy-Work-Organization

    The presentation of Manos Matsaganis on "The political economy of the Greek crisis (2010-)" is available here.

  • Luxembourg, 3 September 2015
    5th World Congress of the International Microsimulation Association (IMA)

    The presentation of Chrysa Leventi on "The effectiveness of income-tested benefits in good times and bad: lessons from EU countries" is available here.

  • Luxembourg, 14 July 2015
    6th ECINEQ Meeting

    The presentation of Chrysa Leventi on "Disentangling annuities and transfers: redistribution in Greek retirement benefits" is available here. The full article is available here.

  • Luxembourg, 10 June 2015
    Eurostat Working Group on Income and Living Conditions

    The presentation of Chrysa Leventi and Olga Rastrigina on "Nowcasting risk of poverty in the European Union" is available here.

  • Brussels, 29 May 2015
    European Commission Social Protection Committee - Indicators Sub-group

    The presentation of Chrysa Leventi and Olga Rastrigina on "Nowcasting risk of poverty in the European Union" is available here.

  • Brussels, 28 May 2015
    European Commission Conference on "European Micro-simulation Modelling for Policymaking"

    The presentation of Chrysa Leventi on "Ex ante poverty and fiscal evaluation of a guaranteed minimum income programme in Greece" is available here.

  • Varese, 25 May 2015
    University of Insubria, Seminar at the Department of Economics

    The presentation of M. Matsaganis on "What’s wrong with us? The political economy of the Greek crisis (2010-)" is available here.

  • Berkeley, 16 March 2015
    University of California Berkeley, Public Finance Lunch Seminar

    The presentation of M. Matsaganis on "The impact of minimum wages on employment, earnings and poverty: Preliminary evidence from a quasi-natural experiment in Greece" is available here.

  • Athens, 16 December 2014
    2nd Annual Conference of the Crisis Observatory

    The presentation of Chrysa Leventi on "The Social Consequences of the Crisis in Europe: poverty and social exclusion" is available here (powerpoint) and here (YouTube video).

  • New Haven Connecticut, 02 December 2014
    Yale University, Hellenic Studies Program

    The presentation of M. Matsaganis on "The political economy of structural reform in Greece under international supervision" is available here.

  • Cambridge Massachusetts, 05 November 2014
    Harvard University, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies

    The presentation of M. Matsaganis on "Greece under international supervision (2010-) economic, social, and political effects" is available here.

  • Maastricht, 24 October 2014
    European Meeting of the International Microsimulation Association (IΜΑ)

    The presentation of Chrysa Leventi on "The distributive impact of austerity and the recession in Southern Europe" is available here.

  • Rotterdam, 25 August 2014
    33rd General Conference of the International Association for Research in Income and Wealth (IARIW)

    The paper of C. Leventi, J. Navicke, O. Rastrigina and H. Sutherland on "Nowcasting the Income Distribution in Europe" is available here.

  • Athens, 3 June 2014
    2014 Junior Economists' Seminar Series of the DIEES, AUEB

    The presentation of A. Karakitsios at the Junior Economists' Seminar Series of the Department of International and European Economic Studies of AUEB on "The Impact of Minimum Wages on Labour Market in Greece" is available here (in Greek).

  • Mannheim, 15-16 May 2014
    4th SEEK Conference on Pubic Finance and Income Distribution in Europe

    The presentation of Chrysa Leventi on "The distributive impact of austerity and the recession in Southern Europe" is available here.

  • Antwerp, 8-10 April 2014
    ImPRovE project meeting and conference

    The fifth project meeting of the international research project ImPRovE was held in Brussels on April 9-10, 2014. It was preceded by the second scientific conference of the project on "The distributive impact of policies before and during the crisis - Lessons for Europe 2020" (April 8, 2014).

    The presentation of Manos Matsaganis (keynote speaker of the conference) is available here.

  • Washington DC, 14-16 March 2014
    21st International Conference of Europeanists

    The presentation of M. Matsaganis on "Inequality, poverty and the crisis in Southern Europe" is available here.

  • Cambridge Massachusetts, 12 March 2014
    Harvard University, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies

    The presentation of M. Matsaganis on "Making sense of the Greek crisis" is available here.

  • Athens, 05 December 2013
    Foundation for Economic & Industrial Research seminar on "Tax Reform: the challenge of a Flat Tax"

    The presentation of M. Matsaganis on "Economic recovery, social cohesion and taxation policy" is available here (in Greek).

  • Brussels, 12-15 November 2013
    ImPRovE project meeting and conference

    The fourth project meeting of the international research project ImPRovE was held in Brussels on November 12-13, 2013. It was followed by the first scientific conference of the project on "Improving poverty reduction in Europe" (November 14-15, 2013).

    The Policy Analysis Research Unit’s presentations are available here.

  • 12 November 2013
    Report by Manos Matsaganis on the social impact of the Greek crisis, on behalf of the Friedrich Ebert Foundation

    The report by Manos Matsaganis on the social impact of the Greek crisis, on behalf of the Friedrich Ebert Foundation (the think tank of German social democracy) is available here.

  • Lisbon, 2-3 October 2013
    2013 EUROMOD research workshop

    The presentation of C. Leventi on "Reducing extreme poverty in Greece. The role of a guaranteed minimum income scheme" is available here.

  • Syros, 12-13 July 2013
    Ermoupolis seminars (29th year)

    The presentation of M. Matsaganis on "How to deal with the new social" is available here (in Greek).

  • Rome, 1 July 2013
    2013 International Economic Association (IEA) and International Statistical Institute (ISI) Strategic Forum

    The presentation of C. Leventi on "Measuring the distributional effects of a crisis: the case of Greece" is available here.

    Short Video

  • Amsterdam, 25-27 June 2013
    20th International Conference of Europeanists

    The presentation of M. Matsaganis on "Cracking under pressure? Greek welfare in hard times" is available here.

  • Corinth, 17 May 2013
    Hellenic Observatory, London School of Economics and Department of Social and Educational Policy, University of Peloponnese – Conference on "Wither Social Policy? Social Policy in Greece in times of Crisis"

    The presentation of M. Matsaganis on "Dealing with the New Social Question - Unemployment, poverty and the welfare state in Greece" is available here.

  • Urbino, 2-3 May 2013
    ImPRovE project meeting in Urbino

    The third project meeting of the international research project ImPRovE was held at the University of Urbino on May 2-3, 2013.

    The Policy Analysis Research Unit’s presentations are available here.

  • Αthens, 23 April 2013
    Athens University of Economics and Business - "AUEB investigates" Workshop

    The presentation of C. Leventi on the "Distributional implications of public policies: the case of Greece" is available here (in Greek).

  • Athens, 19 April 2013
    National Institute of Labour and Human Resources - Workshop on guaranteed minimum income

    The presentation of M. Matsaganis on "How the pilot guaranteed minimum income scheme should (and should not) be implemented in Greece" is available here (in Greek).

  • Athens, 11 March 2013
    Greek Ministry of Labour, Social Security and Welfare - lecture on guaranteed minimum income

    The presentation of M. Matsaganis on the "Prospects of guaranteed minimum income in Greece" is available here (in Greek).

  • Brussels, 6 February 2013
    European Commission (DG Employment)- Expert Conference: Employment and Social Developments in Europe Review 2013

    Following the publication of the 2012 annual Review, DG EMPL organised an expert conference to disseminate and discuss its findings.

    The presentation of M. Matsaganis on "Social protection systems confronting the crisis - lessons from Greece" is available here.

  • Vienna, 5 December 2012
    Eurostat and the Second Network for the analysis of EU-SILC (Net-SILC2) - Workshop on the Use of Registers in the Context of EU-SILC

    The presentation of C. Leventi on the "Distributional implications of tax evasion and the crisis in Greece" is available here.

  • Οviedo, 29 November 2012
    University of Oviedo, Department of Sociology – Lecture on the social effects if the economic crisis in Greece

    The presentation of M. Matsaganis on "The social effects of the economic crisis in Greece" is available here.

  • Brussels, 21 Νovember 2012
    European Commission (DG Employment ) - Conference on Microsimulation for Policymaking in Times of Crisis

    The presentation of M. Matsaganis on the "Distributional impact of the crisis in Greece" is available here.

  • Athens, 29-30 October 2012
    ImPRovE Autumn Meeting in Athens

    The second project meeting of the international research project ImPRovE was held in Athens on October 29-30, 2012.

    The Policy Analysis Research Unit’s presentation is available here.