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Employment and Skills Strategies in Northern Ireland, United Kingdom Click to Access:
This book explores how Northern Ireland is implementing labour market and skills policy and putting measures in place at the local level to stimulate quality employment, inclusion and growth.
Fairly Sharing the Social Impact of the Crisis in Greece Click to Access:
Poverty and income inequality have worsened since the onset of the crisis. While the design of fiscal measures has mitigated the burden sharing of fiscal adjustment, as the recession has deepened unemployment has risen, earnings have declined and social tensions have increased. Getting people...


Average annual working time Click to Access:
This table includes average annual working time in hours per worker. The table is part of the key table collection on employment and labour markets.
Employment and Skills Strategies in Ireland Click to Access:
Employment and Skills Strategies in Ireland focuses on the role of local employment and training agencies in contributing to job creation and productivity. This report looks at the range of institutions and bodies involved in employment and skills ...
Same Same but Different: School-to-work Transitions in Emerging and Advanced Economies Click to Access:
Improving school-to-work transitions and ensuring better career opportunities for youth after labour market entrance are common goals in emerging and advanced economies as they can contribute to raising the productive potential of the economy and to increasing social cohesion. However, the...

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Did you know that OECD examines access to both formal and informal training ?
Did you know that jobless rates will fall only slightly over the next 18 months, from 8.0% in May 2013 to 7.8% at the end of 2014 ?