Publications

Just released

  1. Flagship report

    World Employment and Social Outlook 2016: Trends for Youth

    24 August 2016

    The report provides updated figures on global and regional youth unemployment. It also looks at working poverty rates, decent work opportunities in both developed and developing economies as well as gender inequalities and migration trends among young people.

  2. Studies on Growth with Equity

    Assessment of labour provisions in trade and investment arrangements

    13 July 2016

Flagship reports

  1. 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.

  2. Global Wage Report 2014/15

    Wages and Income Inequality

    5 December 2014

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

  3. World Social Protection Report 2014-15

    Building economic recovery, inclusive development and social justice

    03 June 2014

    This report presents the latest social security trends and provides information on social protection systems, coverage, benefits and expenditures in more than 190 countries.