Publications

2008

  1. Labour market regulation and economic performance : a critical review of arguments and some plausible lessons for India

    01 January 2008

    Economic and Labour Market Paper 2008/1

2007

  1. KILM 5th Edition, Chapter 1a, Decent Employment and the Millennium Development Goals: Description and analysis of a new target

    01 December 2007

    Chapter 1a discusses the new target for MDG 1, which emphasizes the importance of full, decent and productive employment as the key element for poverty reduction.

  2. Security in labour markets : combining flexibility with security for decent work

    01 October 2007

    Economic and Labour Market Paper 2007/12

  3. Offshoring and the labour market : what are the issues?

    01 September 2007

    Economic and Labour Market Paper 2007/11

  4. Recent dynamics in Brazil’s labour market

    01 August 2007

    Economic and Labour Market Paper 2007/10

  5. The employer of last resort programme : could it work for developing countries?

    01 August 2007

    Economic and Labour Market Paper 2007/5

  6. Apprenticeship in the informal economy in Africa Workshop report Geneva, 3-4 May 2007

    04 May 2007

    Employment Sector - Employment Report No. 1

  7. The Doing Business indicators : measurement issues and political implications

    01 May 2007

    Economic and Labour Market Paper 2007/6

  8. African Employment Trends, April 2007

    24 April 2007

  9. Why labour market regulation may pay off : worker motivation, co-ordination and productivity growth

    01 April 2007

    Economic and Labour Market Paper 2007/4

  10. Global Employment Trends for Women, Brief, March 2007

    07 March 2007

  11. In search of optimal labour market institutions

    01 March 2007

    Economic and Labour Market Paper 2007/3

  12. Central banks, inflation targeting and employment creation

    01 February 2007

    Economic and Labour Market Paper 2007/2

  13. Global Employment Trends Brief, January 2007

    25 January 2007

  14. Flexicurity: A relevant approach in Central and Eastern Europe

    25 January 2007

    This book argues, with case studies contributed by outstanding national experts, that the flexicurity approach is the most relevant for Central and Eastern European countries and suggests appropriate reforms of economic policy, institutional framework of the labour market, labour market policy and education and social policies in this region.

  15. World and regional trends in labour force participation : methodologies and key results

    01 January 2007

    Economic and Labour Market Paper 2007/1

2006

  1. Global Employment Trends for Youth, 2006

    30 October 2006

    ILO's second edition of the Global Employment Trends for Youth

  2. Global Employment Trends for Youth 2006

    29 October 2006

    The report emphasizes that today's youth face serious vulnerabilities in the world of work and warns that a lack of decent work, if experienced at an early age, may permanently compromise their future employment prospects. The report adds urgency to the UN call for development of strategies aimed at giving young people a chance to maximize their productive potential through decent employment.

  3. Employment creation programmes : the international experience

    30 August 2006

    Issues in Employment and Poverty, Discussion Paper No.24

  4. Employment-poverty linkages and pro-poor growth : a synthesis paper based on country studies of Bangladesh, Bolivia and Ethiopia

    01 July 2006

    Issues in Employment and Poverty, Discussion Paper No.23