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roa report

Mission of the company, prosocial attitudes and job preferences: A discrete choice experiment

Research Memorandum by Arjan Non, Ingrid Rohde, Andries de Grip, Thomas Dohmen

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roa report

Educational and occupational aspirations at the end of secondary school: The importance of regional labour-market conditions

Research Memorandum by Andreas Hartung, Katarina Wessling, Steffen Hillmert

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Spreiding van laaggeletterdheid

Research by ROA on illiteracy in Dutch, commissioned by Stichting Lezen en Schrijven.

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sociale innovatie monitor 2019

Sociale Innovatie Monitor Limburg 2019

New annual report in Dutch about employers in Limburg who invest in digital skills personnel

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Upcoming events

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workshop bonnefanten
November 22, 2019

ROA Workshop on Older Workers’ Skills and Labour Market Behaviour

On November 22 and 23, 2019 the Maastricht University Research Centre for Education and the Labour Market (ROA) organises a workshop on the topic of Older Workers’ Skills and Labour Market Behaviour.

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transitions in youth 2019
October 02, 2019

Transitions in Youth 2019

The 27th annual workshop of the European Research Network on Transitions in Youth (TIY) will take place in Maastricht, the Netherlands, from 2 to 5 October 2019.

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ROA mission

The Research Centre for Education and the Labour Market (ROA) is a research institute of the Maastricht University School of Business and Economics, established in 1986. The overarching research theme of ROA is the acquisition and depreciation of human capital over the life course in relation to the dynamics of the labor market. ROA aims to do high level scientific research with a substantial policy impact. This dual mission is pursued in all research project, regardless of the type of funding (fundamental or commissioned research). ROA receives funding from scientific funds (e.g. NRO, NWO, NETSPAR, ORA, H2020), as well as from national and international authorities (Ministries, European Commission, OECD) and various other organizations such as training funds, educational institutes and regional governments. For more information, please click here