Working papers


  1. Structural transformation to boost youth labour demand in sub-Saharan Africa: The role of agriculture, rural areas and territorial development

    01 November 2016

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 204

  2. Boosting youth employment through public works

    31 October 2016

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 203

  3. Redistributing value added towards labour in apparel supply chains: Tackling low wages through purchasing practices

    07 October 2016

  4. The (missing) link between wages and productivity in the Philippines: What role for collective bargaining and the new two-tier wage system?

    07 October 2016

  5. Impacto de las reformas legislativas en el sector del empleo del hogar en España

    06 September 2016

    El presente documento tiene como objetivo analizar el impacto de las reformas legislativas en el ámbito del empleo del hogar en España. Este sector se constituye en un ámbito de análisis fundamental a la hora de comprender dinámicas esenciales del mercado de trabajo.

  6. Protecting people and the environment: Lessons learnt from Brazil’s Bolsa Verde, China, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Mexico, South Africa and 56 other experiences

    31 August 2016

    This working paper provides an overview of international experiences that combine social and environmental objectives within one programme and extract some lessons learned from existing PES schemes that may be useful when designing, implementing and monitoring social protection programmes such as the Bolsa Verde programme.

  7. Coverage of employment protection legislation

    31 August 2016

  8. Initial effects of Constitutional Amendment 72 on domestic work in Brazil

    01 August 2016

  9. Remembering rest periods in law: Another tool to limit excessive working hours

    29 July 2016

  10. The importance of informal finance in promoting decent work among informal operators: A comparative study of Uganda and India

    07 July 2016

    Social Finance Working Paper. 66