Working papers


  1. Assessing the impact of ASEAN economic integration on labour markets

    25 September 2014

    This study estimates the implications of the regional integration initiatives on ASEAN Member States using a cutting-edge computable general equilibrium model. In addition to gauging the effects on welfare, trade and economic structure, it considers the ramifications for labour markets.

  2. The Disabled Beggar – A Literature Review

    02 September 2014

    This literature review originated as part of an exploratory study of beggars with disabilities in Ethiopia, reported on in ILO Working Paper No. 141 published in 2013. It has been updated and is published separately here, as a contribution to debates on the social and economic inclusion of persons with disabilities, on poverty reduction and social protection.

  3. Decent Work in Caribbean Small Island Developing States

    01 August 2014

    The paper identifies some of the key challenges affecting Caribbean SIDS and explores the responses for solving these issues.

  4. Microcredit in France: What impact does it have on employment?

    13 June 2014

  5. Disabled beggars in Addis Ababa: Current situation and prospects for change

    02 June 2014

    This Summary Paper presents key findings from the study entitled “Disabled Beggars in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia”, Employment Working Paper No. 141, ILO Geneva, 2013.

  6. Comparing indicators of labour market regulations across databases: A post scriptum to the employing workers debate

    02 June 2014

  7. An Accuracy Assessment of the Global Employment Trends’ Unemployment Rate Forecasts

    31 March 2014

  8. Growth with equity in Singapore: Challenges and prospects

    28 March 2014

  9. Deregulating labour markets: how robust is the analysis of recent IMF working papers?

    21 March 2014

  10. Analysis of employment, real wage, and productivity trends in South Africa since 1994

    13 March 2014