Belgian Day for Labour Economists

The 16th Belgian Day for Labour Economists (BDLE) will be hosted by Maastricht University School of Business and Economics on Friday, May 24, 2019.

The BDLE aims at improving contacts and facilitating the exchange of expertise between labour economists located in and around Belgium.


The keynote will be delivered by Daniel S. Hamermesh (Distinguished Scholar, Barnard College and Network Director, IZA).


Registration is compulsory and should be done no later than May 1st 2019.
You can register by sending an e-mail to with “Registration BDLE 2019” in the subject line.


Bonnefantenmuseum, Avenue Céramique 250, Maastricht, The Netherlands. For further details about the location:


Didier Fouarge –
Maastricht University, ROA, GSBE Learning & Work

Scientific Committee

Stijn Baert (Ghent University), Muriel Dejemeppe (UC Louvain), Bart de Koning (Maastricht University), François Rycx (ULB), Trudie Schils (Maastricht University), Dieter Verhaest (KU Leuven), Sunčica Vujić (University of Antwerp)

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