1. Dr. Norihiko Matsuda, Department of Economics, Florida International University (FIU), USA.
2. Mr. Ryotaro Hayashi, Social Sector Economist, Human and Social Development Division, South Asia Department, ADB
The purpose of the study was to rigorously evaluate the effectiveness of virtual job fairs and job preference signaling.
110 employers and 2560 job seekers participated in the ICT virtual job fair organized jointly by Bdjobs.com, FIU, and ADB.
110 employers and 2560 jobseekers (1280 treatment and 1280 control) participated in the study. 1st end-line survey has been conducted from December 2021 to January 2022 and 2nd end-line survey has been conducted from July to August 2022.
This study will help improve future virtual job fairs and job search platforms.