Working papers

2015

  1. Cash transfer programmes, poverty reduction and empowerment of women in South Africa

    23 November 2015

    GED Working Paper No. 4/2015 Social protection plays a key role for gender equality and women’s empowerment and social protection floors, in particular, can play a key role in closing coverage gaps for women. Aiming at preventing or alleviating poverty, vulnerability and social exclusion, social protection floors play a key role in economic and social development.

  2. Employment, wages and working conditions in Asia's garment sector: Finding new drivers of competitiveness

    18 November 2015

    This paper presents regional trends and national estimates of exports, employment, wages, productivity and working time in the garment, textile and footwear industries in developing Asia and the Pacific.

  3. Public works programmes: A strategy for poverty alleviation - The gender dimension revisited in Employment-Intensive Investment Programmes in 30 countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean

    17 November 2015

    Employment Working Paper No. 194

  4. The employment dimension of infrastructure investments: A guide for employment impact assessment

    17 November 2015

    Employment Working Paper No. 178

  5. Urgent plan to activate the Egyptian economy: An employment impact assessment

    17 November 2015

    Employment Working Paper No. 176

  6. Employment dimension of infrastructure investment: State level input–output analysis

    17 November 2015

    Employment Working Paper No. 168

  7. Ageing and labour market implications for Lithuania

    11 November 2015

  8. The great employment transformation in China

    10 November 2015

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 195

  9. Inclusive growth and productive employment in Zambia

    10 November 2015

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 179

  10. Minimum wage setting practices in domestic work: an inter-state analysis (India)

    10 November 2015