Employment working papers

  1. Literature Review of Empirical Studies on Okun’s Law in Latin America and the Caribbean

    Alessandra Pizzo

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 252

  2. Informal Employment Trends in the Indian Economy: Persistent informality, but growing positive development

    Santosh Mehrotra

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 254

  3. Youth transitions and lifetime trajectory

    Juan Chacaltana, Sara Elder and Miso Lee

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 253

  4. The “Possible Trinity” of Agricultural Investment Policies: Enhancing Employment Creation, Productivity and Sustainability of Agricultural Investments in Sub-Saharan Africa

    Rossana Galli

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 249

  5. New technologies and the transition to formality: The trend towards e–formality

    Juan Chacaltana, Vicky Leung and Miso Lee

  6. "Negotiating the algorithm”: Automation, artificial intelligence and labour protection

    Valerio De Stefano

  7. Impact of macroeconomic reform on labour markets and income in Zambia: Assessing ZAMMOD

    Alemayehu Geda, John Weeks, Herryman Moono

    This paper, authored by Alemayehu Geda, John Weeks and Herryman Moono, reviews an econometric model (ZAMMOD) currently being used by the Zambia Ministry of Finance for forecasting, policy analysis and budget preparation; identifies some limitations to the labour market block of ZAMMOD, and makes specific recommendations on how the block could be enhanced. The authors then introduce these recommendation into the model and run simulations examining the labour market impacts of the of austerity measures.

  8. GirlForce: Skills, Education and Training for Girls Now


    ILO-UNICEF policy brief

  9. Interns and outcomes: Just how effective are internships as a bridge to stable employment?

    Niall O'Higgins and Luis Pinedo

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 241

  10. Does work-based learning facilitate transitions to decent work?

    Paul Comyn and Laura Brewer

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 242