Past Event

Panel 2: Reforming Labor Markets and Social Policy Post-Pandemic

April 27, 2021
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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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.


Andres Velasco, Dean of The School Of Public Policy, The London School of Economics and Political Science

Celia Kerstenetzsky, Professor, Instituto De Economia, UFRJ (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro)

Stefano Scarpetta, Director of The Employment, Labour; Social Affairs (ELS) Directorate of The OECD

Moderator: Thomas Trebat, Director, Columbia Global Centers | Rio de Janeiro


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