08 March 2012
This paper examines, in particular, the effects of the National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (NREGS) programme on employment, wages and incomes of the rural poor. It also considers its effect on overall growth of the economy.
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.
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
What has really happened to poverty and inequality during the growth process in developing countries?
27 September 2011
Employment Working Paper No. 96
ITCILO training course - A904062
04 February 2011
Employment Working Paper No. 72
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
ITCILO training course
17 February 2010
Employment Working Paper No. 48
23 December 2009
Employment Working Paper No. 40