The European Center of Expertise in labour law and labour market policy (ECE) is the result of a merger of several European the European Employment Policy Observatory (EEPO) and the European Labour Law Network (ELLN). The ECE is coordinated by the international consultancy firm ICF on behalf of the European Commission (DG Employment Social Affairs and Inclusion).
Reinhard Naumann was the Portuguese correspondent of the EEPO and is now one of several Portuguese members of the ECE.
The ECE covers legal, regulatory, economic and policy aspects of employment and labour markets, including reforms, in the 28 Member States, EEA countries, candidate countries and potential candidates.
As a member of ECE Reinhard Naumann provides the following services:
• specific analysis of the present and planned implementation of country specific recommendations by the Members States and National Employment Policy documents (in the case of candidate countries and potential candidates).
• thorough analysis of practices implemented by employment services, social partners and other practitioners on the ground and assess their efficiency and return on investment, so as to improve future policy proposals.
• report on and assess labour market dynamics, trends and policies in specific countries;
• thematic researches concerning labour market related thematic topics.
Period: 2007 - 2013
Funding Institution: GHK Consulting Ltd
Coordination: Reinhard Naumann
DINÂMIA'CET-IUL Team: Nádia Simões