Cross National Biographies
Comparing precarious employment across countries

The ESR Data Brief article on POLPAN just published

The European Sociological Review published an article on the Polish Panel Survey POLPAN (https://doi.org/10.1093/esr/jcab017). The survey began in 1987, before the fall of communism, and then continued on a five-year cycle, each time supplementing the sample with...

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A poster presentation at the ISA RC28 2021 Spring Meeting

Katarzyna Kopycka presented a poster 'A broken promise? Changing labor market returns to higher education in a massified and privatized system. Poland between 1992 and 2013' at the poster session of the ISA RC28 2021 Spring Meeting, which took place on June 2 - 4,...

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Results of the Ph.D. competition

On October 26, the results of the Ph.D. competition within the CNB-Young project were announced. The recruitment committee has evaluated the candidates’ project-related scientific achievements and research experience, and decided to award the Ph.D. scholarships to Remigiusz Żulicki and Stefan Bieńkowski.

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We are looking for two Ph.D. students to join the CNB-Young project team!

The Institute of Philosophy and Sociology (Polish Academy of Sciences) has announced a call for applications for two Ph.D. scholarships in the project „The dynamics of youth employment precarity: drivers, trajectories, and outcomes in a cross-national perspective”. The Ph.D. students will join the CNB-Young project team to conduct cross-national comparative analyses of precarious career sequences among young adults. Please feel free to forward this information to any potentially interested, eligible candidates!

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First results of POLPAN 2018 regarding the labour market trajectories of Polish graduates are now published and available online

In her new article, entitled “Niepewność zatrudnienia młodych dorosłych: analiza sekwencji karier zawodowych” (Job insecurity among young adults: an analysis of employment career sequences), Anna Kiersztyn presents a first assessment of precarious careers among young graduates based on data from the most recent wave of the Polish Panel Survey POLPAN.

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CNB-Young meeting in Berlin

On March 2-3, 2020, Anna Kiersztyn, Katarzyna Kopycka and Viktoriia Sovpenchuk from the CNB-Young team took part in a meeting with Advisory Board member Markus Grabka from the SOEP team.

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