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External Activity : Virtual Roundtable " Inequality Labour Market Power in the Post-Pandemic Period"

Thursday 16 Nov 2023
From 12PM To 1:30PM

The last few decades have seen an increase in the concentration of firms within many industries, and stagnant wage growth for many workers. The panel discussed questions like:

  • Does firm size affect wages ?
  • Has increasing concentration of firms contributed to stagnant wage growth ?
  • What are possible worker responses ?
  • Is there a role for unions ?
  • Have these trends changed after the Covid pandemic ?

Markus Poschke (Economics, McGill University, CIRANO & CIREQ), Barry Eidlin (Sociology, McGill University & CIREQ) and Baris Kaymak (Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland & CIREQ) organized at CIREQ the Virtual Roundtable -Cross-Disciplinary Perspectives on Inequality, which took place on 16 November 2023, from 12:00 to 13:30.


This virtual event is free and is open to anyone interested in the topic.

→ For more detail, check the event page.