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Labor Migration in Asia Click to Access:
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This report analyses the institutions and structures that govern labor migration in Asia. It considers the important role of governments and other stakeholders in both labour-destination and labour-sending countries.
Local economic strategies for ageing labour markets Click to Access:
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This paper analyses the efficacy of firm-level management practices in incorporating and retaining older workers. The paper notes that there are significant barriers to the integration of older workers into firms, and then outlines specific tools that could be used to enable older workers to...


Wage levels Click to Access:
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The incidence of low pay refers to the share of workers earning less than two-thirds of median earnings. The incidence of high pay refers to the share of workers earning more than one-and-a-half time median earnings.
OECD Reviews of Labour Market and Social Policies: Colombia 2016 Click to Access:
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This report examines labour market, social and migration policies in Colombia.
Measuring Labour Market Security and Assessing its Implications for Individual Well-Being Click to Access:
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This paper provides a comprehensive discussion of the labour market security dimension of the OECD’s job quality framework, thereby complementing the analysis in Chapter 3 of the OECD Employment Outlook 2014 and Chapter 5 of the OECD Employment Outlook 2015. It makes three main contributions....

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In 2014, almost 45 million persons were without job in the OECD area, 11.9 million more than just before the crisis.