Resources on Labour market policies and institutions

  1. Brief profile on Industrial Policy for Productive Transformation

    28 May 2012

    Employment for social justice and a fair globalization

  2. Brief profile on Labour Market Policies and Institutions

    25 May 2012

    Employment for social justice and a fair globalization

  3. Project for the support of employment promotion and poverty reduction (APERP II)

    31 December 2011

    A technical cooperation project financed by the French Government for countries of French-speaking Africa and the Union for the Mediterranean

  4. Diverging trends in unemployment in the United States and Europe: Evidence from Okun's law and the global financial crisis

    21 December 2011

    This paper presents estimates of Okun’s coefficients for a number of developed countries, and shows that there is considerable variation across countries, which captures the heterogeneity in the responsiveness of unemployment to the global financial crisis. The paper also looks at the relationship between these coefficients and labour market institutions.

  5. The impact of the financial and economic crisis on ten African economies and labour markets in 2008-2010: Findings from the ILO/World Bank policy inventory

    03 November 2011

    Employment Working Paper No. 100

  6. Employment trends in Indonesia over 1996-2009: Casualization of the labour market during an era of crises, reforms and recovery

    27 October 2011

    Employment Working Paper No. 99

  7. From the Great Recession to Labour Market Recovery. Issues, evidence and policy options

    06 January 2011

    The Great Recession was one of the most traumatic global events of the first decade of the twenty-first century. This book showcases research undertaken by leading experts on the macroeconomic and labour market dimensions of the financial crisis of 2007-2009. It provides a global overview, interpreting the causes, consequences and policy responses to the Great Recession from the perspective of both developing and developed countries.

  8. What role for labour market policies and institutions in development? Enhancing security in developing countries and emerging economies

    17 December 2010

    Employment Working Paper No. 67

  9. MSc - Master of Science Applied Labour Economics for Development

    ITCILO training course

  10. Labour Market Papers

    23 April 2010