Research

Papers and briefs

  1. Research Department Working Paper n°52

    Economic and social upgrading in the Philippines’ pineapple value chain

    Carla Henry & Rebecca C. Chato

  2. Research Department Working Paper n°50

    Eligibility and participation in unemployment benefit schemes: Evidence from Mauritius

    Hannah Liepmann & Clemente Pignatti

  3. Research Department Working Paper n°49

    Unemployment insurance schemes around the world: Evidence and policy options

    Antonia Asenjo & Clemente Pignatti

  4. Research Department Working Paper n°48

    Trade wars and their labour market effects

    Ekkehard Ernst & Rossana Merola & Daniel Samaan

  5. Research Department Working Paper n°47

    Decent work in global supply chains: An internal research review

    Guillaume Delautre

  6. Research Department Working Paper n°46

    Identifying Syrian Refugees in Turkish Microdata

    Luis Pinedo

  7. Research Department Working Paper n°45

    Can taxes help ensure a fair globalization?

    Francois Langot & Rossana Merola & Samil Oh

  8. Research Department Working Paper n°44

    The role of multinational company strategies in structuring global supply chains in the automotive industry

    Tommaso Pardi

  9. Research Department Working Paper n°43

    Global supply chains and intangible assets in the automotive and aeronautical industrie

    Claude Serfati and Catherine Sauviat

Recent research projects

  1. Report

    Digital labour platforms and the future of work: Towards decent work in the online world

    The report offers one of the first comparative studies of working conditions at five of the major, global, online micro-task platforms.

  2. Report

    Labour Provisions in G7 trade agreements: A comparative perspective

    This report provides an analysis of labour provisions in G7 trade arrangements, focusing on current trends and developments. It was prepared as a contribution to the G7 Social Employment Task Force on “Reshaping multilateral action to strengthen social justice.

  3. Report

    Working on a warmer planet: The effect of heat stress on productivity and decent work

    The new ILO report, Working on a warmer planet: The impact of heat stress on labour productivity and decent work , presents estimates of the impact of heat stress on productivity and decent work for virtually all countries in the world. The report also presents innovative solutions based on social dialogue to promote occupational safety and health for the most vulnerable groups of workers.

  4. Report

    Time to Act for SDG 8 : Integrating Decent Work, Sustained Growth and Environmental Integrity

    This report presents progress towards Sustainable Development Goal 8, analyses interlinkages with other SDGs and provides policy recommendations.

  1. ILO Century Project

    The Century Project aims to expand and share historical knowledge on the world of work and on the ILO's role in changing political and economic circumstances