Past Event

Panel 1: Reforming Labor Markets and Social Policy Post-Pandemic

April 26, 2021
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
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This series examines labor market and social policy reform in the aftermath of the Covid-19 pandemic. Employment challenges and social demands for relief will remain high and it is time for fresh thinking and new policy perspectives everywhere. Speakers will address developed country issues while bringing in the emerging and poorer economies as well. A spotlight will be placed on Brazil as it struggles to recover from severe social distress.


Arminio Fraga, CEO and Founding Partner, Gavea Investimentos; Former President, Central Bank of Brazil

Cecilia Machado, Assistant Professor, FGV-EPGE; Research Fellow, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA)

Jan Svejnar, Director, Center on Global Economic Governance; Professor, Columbia University-SIPA


Cosponsored by the Center on Global Economic Governance and the Columbia Global Centers | Rio de Janeiro

This event is part of the conference series on The Changing Role of the State

*Simultaneous translation English/Portuguese available. 

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Center on Global Economic Governance