Publications

Just released

  1. Flagship Report

    World Employment and Social Outlook: Trends 2017

    12 January 2017

    This edition takes stock of the current global labour market situation, assessing the most recent employment developments and forecasting unemployment levels in developed, emerging and developing countries. It also focuses on trends in job quality, paying particular attention to working poverty and vulnerable employment.

  2. Publication

    Resolving individual labour disputes: A comparative overview

    23 December 2016

    This book examines the institutions and mechanisms for settlement of individual labour disputes in various countries.

Flagship reports

  1. Global Wage Report 2016/17

    Wage inequality in the workplace

    15 December 2016

    This report analyses the evolution of real wages around the world, giving a unique picture of wage trends globally and by region.

  2. World Employment and Social Outlook 2016

    Transforming jobs to end poverty

    19 May 2016

    This edition looks at poverty reduction and how it has been influenced by income inequality and the availability of quality jobs in developing and developed countries.