Journals

  1. International Labour Review

    Global multidisciplinary journal of employment and social issues

  2. International Journal of Labour Research

    Recent research on labour and social policies from trade union researchers and academics around the world

  3. International Social Security Review

    International journal on social security/social protection issues

Publications

Just released

  1. Productive Jobs for Greece

    24 November 2014

    The aim of the Studies on Growth with Equity series is to show how strong and well-designed employment, labour and social protection measures are central – in combination with supportive macroeconomic policy – to building sustainable, job-rich and equitable growth.

  2. Maternity Protection in SMEs: An international review

    20 October 2014

    This report reviews the key international literature on the outcomes of maternity protection in small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). It also addresses the questions of how, to what extent and under what conditions maternity protection in SMEs can generate positive outcomes for enterprises as well as broader society, considering implications for policy and practice.

  3. Spain: Growth with jobs

    29 September 2014

    The aim of the Studies on Growth with Equity series is to show how strong and well-designed employment, labour and social protection measures are central – in combination with supportive macroeconomic policy – to building sustainable, job-rich and equitable growth.

Forthcoming

  1. Global Wage Report 2014/15

    05 December 2014

    The Global Wage Report 2014/15 analyses the evolution of real wages around the world, giving a unique picture of wage trends and relative purchasing power globally and by region.

  2. Women in Business and Management: Gaining momentum

    12 January 2015

    This report brings together available data and ILO statistics to provide a comprehensive, up to-date and global picture of women in the business world and in management positions.

  3. The European Social Model in Crisis: Is Europe losing its soul?

    15 January 2015

    This book assesses the current situations in 10 EU Member States on the basis of detailed empirical evidence and concrete case studies of the social policies that have been dismantled, distinguishing between recent developments caused by the economic crisis and long-term trends.

Flagship reports

  1. World of Work Report 2014: Developing with jobs

    June 2014

    This annual report presents an in-depth analysis of current employment and social issues globally.

  1. World Social Protection Report 2014-15: Building economic recovery, inclusive development and social justice
    June 2014

    This report presents social security trends and information on social protection systems, coverage, benefits and expenditure globally.

  2. Global Wage Report 2012/13: Wages and Equitable Growth
    December 2012

    This biennial report focuses on wage developments, offering a review of global and regional wage trends.

  3. Global Employment Trends 2014: The risk of a jobless recovery
    January 2014

    Published annually, this report offers global and regional data and projections for key indicators of the labour market.

Key resources

  1. Key indicators of the labour market (KILM)
    Seventh edition (includes CD-ROM)
    October 2011

    This valuable wide-ranging reference tool meets the ever-increasing demand for timely, accurate and accessible information on the rapidly changing world of work.

  2. Regulating for Decent Work
    New directions in labour market regulation
    June 2011

    First in the series Advances in Labour Studies, this book is an international and interdisciplinary response to the neoliberal ideologies that have shaped labour market regulation in recent decades.