Millennials: a generation lost between two world crises?
"la Caixa" Foundation Chair of Economics and Society master classes
These master classes address, firstly, the theoretical issues related to the concepts of generation, life course, and intergenerational inequality. To follow, and based on different types of empirical evidence, the impact of the Great Recession of 2008 and the covid-19 crisis.
November 29: "Generation Y: definition, concepts and theories for debate"
November 30: "Education, labour market and social mobility"
December 1: "Demographic, social, and political consequences"
They will be given by Fabrizio Bernardi, Professor of Sociology from the European University Institute, Florence.
From November 29 to December 1, at 7 p.m.
Limited capacity. Punctuality is requested.
Uses, skills and attitude in digital technology fields. Does a gender gap exist?
Boys consider that they are more skilled than girls in digital technology and communication fields, whereas girls feel better prepared in ethical and security-related aspects.
Evolution of wage gap between native-born and migrant youth in Spain
In what way does our background affect wages? This report analyses the evolution of wage trajectories among native and immigrant young people between 2007 and 2015.
Wage inequality during the pandemic: public subsidies
What impact has the economic crisis caused by covid-19 had on wage inequality? Have public subsidies been sufficient? We analyse which groups have been most affected.
Call to support research projects on the social reality of young people (FS22-1B)
The aim of the call was to support survey-based research projects on the social reality of young people in Spain, using quantitative survey data in social sciences.
An intergenerational perspective of the coronavirus crisis and the role of family policies
The covid-19 pandemic has caused a health crisis and an economic one. The two books reviewed here offer complementary perspectives on the role of family policies in times of economic decline.