ESA RN14 Conference: Gender and Employment in Europe across the Lifecourse, Sept 6-7, 2012
Conference Programme

                                                                     6th September 2012

           11.00am           Registration open from 11am on 6th September 2012

           12.00 noon       Lunch available in Friars (after registration)

           12.30pm           Welcome and Opening Remarks

Theme

Time

Name

Title

Keynote Speaker:

 

 

6th September 2012

 

12.45pm

Professor Nicky Le Feuvre, University of Lausanne

Gender and Employment in Europe: Issues and challenges for the 21st Century

 

Session A:      Chair- Prof S. Vickerstaff        Labour market participation over the lifecourse: 1.45 -3 pm

Paper A 1

1.45pm

Professor Sean O’Riain

Dr. Aileen O’Carroll, Dr.  Jane Gray

Familial liberalism and Women in the 20th Century Irish Labour Market

 

A2

2.10pm

Ms. Silke Tophoven

Female employment patterns in Germany: a cross-cohort comparison

 

A3

2.35pm

Prof. Evelyn Mahon

To “work” or not to “work”

 

Coffee Break                              3.00pm to 3.20pm

Session B:       Chair- Dr N. Duvvury               Work: exits and returns 3.25 -4.40 pm

Paper B 1

3.25pm

Ms. Marie Valentova

Cohort differences in duration of career breaks due to childcare in Europe. A multilevel approach

 

B 2

3.50pm

Dr. Michaela Gstrein

Gender and employment: re-entering the labour market after child breaks – evidence from the Austrian labour market data base

 

B3

4.15pm

Daniella Falcinelli

Gendered Precariousness; the case of women in scientific careers

 

Session C:  Chair- Dr A. Callan                                Careers: 4.40 pm – 5.30 pm

 

4.40pm

Aifric O Gráda

TBC

 

Paper C1

4.55pm

Dr. Dominica Polkowska

Women scientists and their work-life balance

 

C2

5.20pm

Dr. Beata Nagy

Natural segregation

 

Dinner in Bar 8 – Galway City at 7.30pm









 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 







 

 

7th September 2012

Session D:          Chair – Dr A. Ni Léime                  Ageing/retirement  : 9 – 10.15 am

Paper D 1

9.00am

Professor Sarah Vickerstaff

Gendering the Extending working life Agenda

D2

9.25am

Ms. Dorien Van Looy

How many hours do older western-European workers want to work? A gendered perspective on the influence of work-family conflict and work and family characteristics on the desire to reduce working

D3

9.50am

Ms. Hanne de Preter

Individual determinants influencing the retirement decision: A gendered perspective on the influence of insights from rational choice and lifecourse theory

Session E:          Chair – Dr E. Calvert                   Recession: 10.15 – 11.30 am

Paper E1

10.15am

Dr. Mary Murphy

Ms. Camille Loftus

Impact of economic crisis on gender participation in the labour market

E2

10.40am

Ms. Eva Katharina Sarter

Economy in crisis = equality in crisis?

E3

11.05am

Dr. Nata Duvvury

Economic crisis, women and pensions

Coffee Break 11.30am to 11.50am

Session F:        Chair – Dr K. Walsh                       Care work and policy:  11.50 -1.10

Paper F1

11.55am

Professor Jane Mears

The world of care work: The experiences of care managers ad care workers working in community aged care in Australia

F2

12.20pm

Ms. Caroline Finn

Poverty and disadvantage  among older women

F3

12.45pm

Dr. Caroline O’ Nolan

Elder care and labour market integration

Lunch in Friars from 1.10pm – 2.05pm

Session G:      Chair – TBC                                           Child Care: 1.10 – 3.00pm

G1

14.10

Dr. Jemimah Bailey

Current childcare policy in Ireland

G2

14.35

Mr. Torsten Lietzmann

Does it fit? Institutional child care arrangements and labour market integration of women in Germany

Closing Remarks: 3.00 pm