Research in Labor Economics is a book series that publishes theoretical and applied scholarly research.

The Series is published by Emerald.


Editor: Solomon Polachek

IZA Co-Editor: Konstantinos Tatsiramos

Hosted by: Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).


Officially cites as: ResLabor Econ


Indexed in:

Thomson Reuters Book Citation Index (BKCI)




Volume 39 on "Safety Nets and Benefit Dependence" is published.


35th Anniversary Volume

RLE celebrated its 35th anniversary with a retrospective volume containing 20 of the most influential articles along with new introductory prefatory updates.

The volume can be previewed in Google Books


IZA Workshop
Gender Convergence: 
Why Are Women Becoming More Like Men (and Men More Like Women) in the Labor Market?
April 4-5, 2014, IZA, Bonn


IZA/OECD/World Bank Conference
Safety Nets and Benefit Dependence:
Evidence and Policy Implications
May 21-22, 2013, OECD, Paris