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Vouchers, Contracting-out and Performance Standards: Market Mechanisms in Active Labor Market Policy

International Workshop in Nuremberg

Friday, 24.10.2008

Time (CET) Program
14.00 - 14.15 Joachim Möller (IAB) / Bernd Fitzenberger (University of Freiburg)
Welcome and Introduction

14.15 - 15.15

Keynote I

  • Jeffrey Smith (University of Michigan)
    Performance Management as Evaluation
    Presentation

15.15 - 15.30 Coffee break
15.30 - 17.00

Session I "Training Vouchers"

  • Burt Barnow (Johns Hopkins University)
    Vouchers in U.S. Vocational Training Programs: An Overview of What We Have Learned
    Paper
    Presentation

  • Thomas Kruppe (IAB)
    Selectivity by the Use of Training Vouchers: The Case of Germany
    Paper
    Presentation
  • Ulf Rinne / Arne Uhlendorff / Zhong Zhao (IZA)
    Vouchers, Caseworkers and the Reform: Public Training Programs in Germany
    Paper
17.00 - 17.15 Coffee break
17.15 - 18.30

Discussion Panel "Market mechanisms in Germany's active labor market policy"

  • Kurt Berlinger (German Federal Employment Agency)
    Presentation
  • Michael Müntnich (German Federal Employment Agency)
  • Robert Völter (German Federal Ministry of Finance)
    Presentation
20.00 Conference Dinner in Restaurant Marientorzwinger

Saturday, 25.10.2008

Time (CET) Program
09.00 - 10-00

Session II "Contracting-out"

  • Alex Corra (University of Groningen) / Mirjam Plantinga
    Analyzing Modes of Contracting in the Dutch Private Reintegration Market
    Paper
    Presentation
  • Sarah Bernhard (IAB) / Joachim Wolff
    Contracting out Placement Services in Germany
    Paper
    Presentation
10.00 - 10.15 Coffee break

10.15 - 11.15

Session III "Performance Standards and Incentives"

  • Margaretha Buurman (Erasmus University Rotterdam) / Robert Dur
    Incentives and the Sorting of Altruistic Agents into Street-Level Bureaucracies
    Paper
    Presentation
  • Pascal Courty (European University Institute, Florenze) / Do Han Kim / Gerald Marschke
    Curbing cream-skimming: Evidence on enrollment incentives
    Paper
11.15-11.30 Coffee break
11.30-12.30

Keynote II

  • Carolyn Heinrich (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
    The Dynamics of Contracting Out and Performance Management
    in Third-Party Public Services Provision
    Presentation
12.30-12.35 Closing Speech
 

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