Publications

Just released

  1. Publication

    Reducing inequalities in Europe: How industrial relations and labour policies can close the gap

    15 April 2018

    This book examines the possible role of social dialogue and the social partners in reducing inequalities.

  2. Book

    Industrial relations in emerging economies: The quest for inclusive development

    15 March 2018

    This work examines industrial and employment relations in the emerging economies of Brazil, China, India, South Africa and Turkey while assessing the contribution of industrial relations to inclusive development.

Flagship reports

  1. World Employment and Social Outlook

    Trends 2018

    22 January 2018

    This edition examines the current state of the labour market, assessing the most recent developments and making global and regional projections of unemployment, vulnerable employment and working poverty.

  2. World Social Protection Report 2017-19

    Universal social protection to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals

    29 November 2017

    This ILO flagship report offers a broad range of global, regional and country data on social protection coverage, benefits and public expenditures on social protection.

Editor's choice

World Employment and Social Outlook 2017: Sustainable enterprises and jobs

This edition examines the issue of sustainable enterprises through an in-depth analysis of the characteristics of firms, their strategies and how they relate to enterprise performance and labour market outcomes.

In a nutshell, these are the six key ingredients to promote sustainable enterprises and have a win-win situation of high competitiveness and decent work.