Uppsala Center for Labor Studies

UCLS is a research center producing state-of-the art research on the resilience of the Swedish labor market in times of globalization, immigration and technical change. 

Economics, Political Science and Law

UCLS brings together researchers from Department of Economics, Department of Government and Department of Law at Uppsala University. The Department of Economics serves as host institution for the center.

There are a number of broad research themes within UCLS, for example:

  • Labor market institutions and employment relations
  • Unemployment and social protection
  • Impact of technological change on the labor market
  • Earnings, education and inequality
  • Immigration and integration

About the center