OECD Local Economic and Employment Development (LEED) Working Papers

Boosting Job Creation in Kalmar, Sweden
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2079-4797 (online)
DOI: 
10.1787/20794797
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A series of working papers from the OECD Local Economic and Employment Development (LEED) Programme. The LEED Programme identifies, analyses and disseminates innovative ideas for local development, governance and the social economy. Governments work with the LEED Programme to generate innovative guidance on policies to support employment creation and economic development through locally based initiatives.
 
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  N° 2016/02   12 May 2016
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Boosting Job Creation in Kalmar, Sweden
Lars Niklasson, Jonathan Barr, Michela Meghnagi
Unemployment and quality job creation remain pressing concerns for many localities and regions across the OECD. Municipalities, districts, provinces and regions have it within their power to speed up change and seize new economic opportunities. With...
  N° 2016/01   18 Feb 2016
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Boosting Job Creation in Skive, Denmark
Thomas Lynne, Jonathan Barr, Michela Meghnagi
Unemployment and quality job creation remain pressing concerns for many localities and regions across the OECD. Municipalities, districts, provinces and regions have it within their power to speed up change and seize new economic opportunities. With...
  N° 2015/04   23 Dec 2015
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Stratégies locales pour les marchés du travail vieillissant
Nathalie Cliquot,
Ce document de travail examine l’impact du vieillissement sur le marché du travail au niveau de la zone territoriale Emploi Formation de Bresse, Dombes, Val de Saône en France. Le taux d’emploi des séniors est relativement faible en France et dans la...
  N° 2015/03   23 Dec 2015
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Local economic strategies for ageing labour markets
Peter Hicks
This working paper examines the impacts of the Canadian employment strategy, the Targeted Initiative for Older Workers, in the Fort St. James community in north-central British Columbia. The paper notes that older workers are generally well employed...
  N° 2015/02   23 Dec 2015
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Local economic strategies for ageing labour markets
Chris Ball
This working paper examines the local initiatives in Neath, Port Talbot and Swansea in South West Wales to re-integrate elderly economically inactive workers into the local labour market. The core initiative analysed is the Life Skills for Older...
  N° 2015/01   23 Dec 2015
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Local economic strategies for ageing labour markets
Simonas Gausas, Lina Vosyliūtė
This paper analyses local employment strategies for shrinking and ageing labour markets through the case study of two local initiatives in Marijampolé, Lithuania. Drawing from desk research, quantitative analysis and primary interviews, the paper...
  N° 2014/01   12 Aug 2014
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Women's Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Marieke Huysentruyt
After having explained the smaller gender gap in social entrepreneurship compared to commercial entrepreneurship, this paper provides information on female management style and on the innovation capacity of social enteprises led by women. This Report...
  N° 2013/15   13 Nov 2013
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Green Growth in Brandenburg
OECD
The transition towards a green economy is a key factor for growth and prosperity in the German federal state of Brandenburg. Future living conditions will be determined by the course set now. We have to decide today how we want to live tomorrow, not...
  N° 2013/14   31 Oct 2013
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The Local Dimension of SME and Entrepreneurship Issues and Policies in Mexico
Jonathan Potter, Marco Marchese, Maryann Feldman, Tom Kemeny, Helen Lawton-Smith, Andy Pike
This report presents the results of the local component of the OECD Review of SME and Entrepreneurship Issues and Policies at National and Local Levels in Mexico. It draws on case studies conducted in the two states of Morelos and Queretaro and...
  N° 2013/13   30 Oct 2013
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Demographic Change in the Netherlands
Cristina Martinez-Fernandez, Tamara Weyman, Frank Cörvers, Jouke van Dijk, Arjen Edzes, Andries de Grip, Marije Hamersma, Philip Taylor, Jesper van Thor, Femke Verwest, Leo van Wissen
Although the Netherlands population is increasing, the population growth rate, even if fluctuating considerably, has been declining since the 1960s. The Netherland’s age structure since the 1960s has also experienced change such as declining youth,...
  N° 2013/12   11 Oct 2013
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Boosting Social Entrepreneurship and Social Enterprise Creation in the Republic of Serbia
Roger Spear, Mike Aiken, Antonella Noya, Emma Clarence
This report has been prepared as part of the OECD LEED Programme “Boosting Social Entrepreneurship and Social Enterprise Creation”. A team comprising members of the OECD LEED Secretariat and an external expert visited Serbia in February/March 2012...
  N° 2013/11   21 June 2013
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Tackling Long-Term Unemployment Amongst Vulnerable Groups
A. Dean
This working paper reports on the work undertaken as part of the Tackling Long-term Unemployment Amongst Vulnerable Groups project. It includes the findings of a survey undertaken jointly by the OECD LEED Programme and the World Association of Public...
  N° 2013/10   06 Aug 2013
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Local Job Creation: How Employment and Training Agencies Can Help, United States
OECD
How to stimulate growth and support job creation are two critical challenges that countries and localities confront and limited resources require lateral thinking about how actions in one area, such as employment and training, can have simultaneous...
  N° 2013/09   23 May 2013
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Green Growth in the Benelux
Cristina Martinez-Fernandez, Samantha Sharpe, Hans Bruyninckx, Ariane König
This paper discusses the results of a study of measuring green growth in the Benelux countries (Belgium, The Netherlands and Luxembourg). The study paid particular attention to the challenges of measuring the transition to a low-carbon economy in...
  N° 2013/08   18 Apr 2013
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Demographic Transition and an Ageing Society
Cristina Martinez-Fernandez, Tamara Weyman, Jolanta Perek-Białas, Iwona Sagan, Piotr Szukalski, Piotr Stronkowski
This report outlines the findings of the Poland case study for the combined study regions of Lódzkie, Malopolska and Pomorskie for the international project, Local scenarios of demographic change. The demographic situation is changing significantly...
  N° 2013/07   18 Apr 2013
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Pomorskie Region: Responding to Demographic Transitions Towards 2035
Iwona Sagan, Cristina Martinez-Fernandez, Tamara Weyman
This paper outlines the findings of the Poland case study of the Pomorskie region for the international project, Local scenarios of demographic change. The Pomorskie region is located in the northern part of Poland on the coast of the Baltic Sea,...
  N° 2013/06   18 Apr 2013
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Malopolska Region Demographic Transition
Jolanta Perek-Białas, Cristina Martinez-Fernandez, Tamara Weyman
This paper outlines the findings of the Poland case study of the Malopolska region for the international project, Local scenarios of demographic change. The Malopolska region is located in the southern part of Poland, boarding Slovakia, and was...
  N° 2013/05   18 Apr 2013
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Lódzkie Region: Demographic Challenges Within an Ideal Location
Piotr Szukalski, Cristina Martinez-Fernandez, Tamara Weyman
This paper outlines the findings of the Poland case study of the Lódzkie region for the international project, Local scenarios of demographic change. The Lódzkie region is located in the central part of Poland, at the intersection of several major...
  N° 2013/04   03 Apr 2013
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Promoting Successful Graduate Entrepreneurship at Fachhochschule Brandenburg, Germany
Andrea-Rosalinde Hofer, Jonathan Potter, Dana Redford, Jakob Stolt
The FH Brandenburg is a relatively young university for applied sciences and plays a role in supporting regional development. While it has three departments: Engineering, Informatics and Media, and Business and Management, the FH Brandenburg...
  N° 2013/03   03 Apr 2013
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Promoting Successful Graduate Entrepreneurship at the Technical University Ilmenau, Germany
Andrea-Rosalinde Hofer, Jonathan Potter, Dana Redford, Jakob Stolt
This report presents the findings of a review of current strategies and practices in entrepreneurship support provision at the Technical University Ilmenau. The report also presents a selection of international learning models with the aim of...
  N° 2013/02   03 Apr 2013
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Promoting Successful Graduate Entrepreneurship at the University of Applied Sciences Schmalkalden, Germany
Andrea-Rosalinde Hofer, Jonathan Potter, Dana Redford, Jakob Stolt
This report presents the findings of a review of current strategies and practices in entrepreneurship support provision at the University of Applied Sciences Schmalkalden. The report also presents a selection of international learning models with the...
  N° 2013/01   16 Jan 2013
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Measuring the Potential of Local Green Growth
Cristina Martinez-Fernandez, Samantha Sharpe, Maj Munch Andersen, Rodin Genoff, Klaus Rovsing Kristiansen
As the need to address the impacts of climate change becomes more urgent and the subsequent green momentum continues to gather pace, individual governments and companies are transitioning to a low-carbon economy. This transition to a low-carbon...
  N° 2012/20   20 Dec 2012
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Boosting Local Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Creation in Lombardy Region
Alessandra Proto, Lucia Cusmano, Neil MacCallum, Ricardo Pinto, Paolo Rosso
Entrepreneurship and the development of Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs) are key drivers of economic growth and job creation. The OECD review series on Boosting Local Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Creation, of which this study is a part,...
  N° 2012/19   20 Dec 2012
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Leveraging Training and Skills Development in SMEs
Paul Bélanger, Sylvie-Ann Hart
This paper looks at a study carried out among 80 small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in two Canadian cities, Montréal and Winnipeg, based on a survey and case studies, which show the importance of innovation among Canadian SMEs. These...
  N° 2012/18   29 Oct 2012
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Promouvoir l'entrepreneuriat dans les universités tunisiennes
OECD
Ce rapport présente les principales conclusions et recommandations d’un examen sur l’enseignement de l'entrepreneuriat et le soutien à la création d'entreprises par les universités et des universités des sciences appliquées tunisiennes. Il s’insère...
  N° 2012/18   29 Oct 2012
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Promoting Graduate Entrepreneurship in Tunisian Universities
OECD
This report provides the main findings and recommendations of a case study review of entrepreneurship education and business start-up support in Tunisian universities and universities of applied sciences as part of a series of reviews on Skills and...
  N° 2012/17   16 Oct 2012
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Local Job Creation: How Employment and Training Agencies Can Help - The Labour Agency of the Autonomous Province of Trento, Italy
Jonathan Barr, Emma Clarence, Francesca Froy, Sergio Destefanis, Chris Warhurst
How to stimulate growth and support job creation are two critical challenges that countries and localities confront and limited resources require lateral thinking about how actions in one area, such as employment and training, can have simultaneous...
  N° 2012/16   20 Sep 2012
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Delivering Local Development Review to Assess the Efficiency of the Regional Development Agencies Integrated Network of the Slovak Republic
Debra Mountford, Greg Clark, Peter Dupej, Mateu Hernández, Joe Huxley
This project aims to support the Slovak Republic as it seeks to create a clear rationale for the Regional Development Agencies Integrated Network which currently comprises 38 agencies. The project considers the efficiency of the network and evaluates...
  N° 2012/15   01 Aug 2012
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Delivering Local Development in Derry~Londonderry, Northern Ireland
Debra Mountford, Andrew Boraine, Greg Clark, Nicola Cobbold, Mateu Hernández, Joe Huxley
Derry~Londonderry in Northern Ireland became a member of the LEED Partners Club in 2008 and has collaborated with the LEED Programme as it embarked upon One Plan. Our work with the city encapsulates the essence of LEED and the delivery of sustainable...
  N° 2012/14   01 Aug 2012
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Career Pathway and Cluster Skill Development
Virginia Hamilton
In the United States, local and regional government agencies have increasingly adopted industry cluster approaches to economic development and a similar move is surfacing in the employment and workforce development field. Career cluster/pathway...
  N° 2012/13   01 Aug 2012
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The Cluster Scoreboard
Yama Temouri
This paper shows the performance of eighty leading innovative local clusters on six measures of enterprise performance: share of new and young firms and growth of employment, turnover, profitability, liquidity ratio and solvency ratio. The data show...
  N° 2012/12   01 July 2012
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Skills Development Pathways in Asia
Cristina Martinez-Fernandez, Kyungsoo Choi
Skills and educational development for inclusive and sustainable growth are becoming significant drivers in OECD countries. Asian countries are not lagging behind on the challenge; on the contrary, they are taking diverse pathways in skills training...
  N° 2012/11   01 May 2012
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Clean-Tech Clustering as an Engine for Local Development
Jonathan Potter, Gabriela Miranda, Philip Cooke, Karen Chapple, Dieter Rehfeld, Gregory Theyel, Dan Kaufmann, Miki Malul, Mosi Rosenboim
This report summarises the findings of a case study project on growing clean-tech cluster activity in the Negev region of Israel as part of a series of reviews on Entrepreneurship, SMEs and Local Development carried out by the Local Economic and...
  N° 2012/10   25 May 2012
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Accountability in Decentralised Employment Service Regimes
Hugh G. Mosley
The Accountability in Decentralised Employment Service Regimes report, prepared by independent expert Hugh Mosely, compares and contrasts four OECD countries with decentralised delivery systems for managing active labour market policy (Canada,...
  N° 2012/09   14 May 2012
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Skills for Competitiveness: A Synthesis Report
Francesca Froy, Sylvain Giguère, Michela Meghnagi
To be successful in today’s knowledge economy, communities need to boost not only the skills of local people but also the utilisation and deployment of these skills by employers. By ensuring that skills are utilised effectively, local economies can...
  N° 2012/08   20 Dec 2012
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Apprenticeships in London
Stephen Evans, Gerhard Bosch
The London Apprenticeship Campaign was launched in 2010 to boost the number of apprentices in London. It was developed as part of an ongoing policy focus to tackle long-standing skill shortfalls in the city, shortages which have been constraining...
  N° 2012/07   14 Nov 2012
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Skills Formation Strategies in Queensland
Noela Eddington, Phillip Toner
The Australian state government of Queensland developed a set of Skills Formation Strategies as a new way to respond to skill shortages and mismatches. First piloted in 2002, the model was critical of traditional supply-side approaches to meeting...
  N° 2012/05   17 May 2012
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Skills for Competitiveness: Country Report for United Kingdom
Anne E. Green
To be successful in today’s knowledge economy, communities need to boost not only the skills of local people but also the utilisation and deployment of these skills by employers. By ensuring that skills are utilised effectively, local economies can...
  N° 2012/04   17 May 2012
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Skills for Competitiveness: Country Report for Italy
Sergio Destefanis
To be successful in today’s knowledge economy, communities need to boost not only the skills of local people but also the utilisation and deployment of these skills by employers. By ensuring that skills are utilised effectively, local economies can...
  N° 2012/03   17 May 2012
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Skills for Competitiveness: Country Report for Canada
Anil Verma
To be successful in today’s knowledge economy, communities need to boost not only the skills of local people but also the utilisation and deployment of these skills by employers. By ensuring that skills are utilised effectively, local economies can...
  N° 2012/02   31 Jan 2012
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Knowledge Networks and Their Impact on New and Small Firms in Local Economies
Alessandra Proto, Simone Tani, Joerg Bühnemann, Olaf Gaus, Mathias Raith
New and small firms can be important engines of job creation and local development when they identify and exploit entrepreneurial opportunities. We live in an economy more and more characterised by open innovation methods, where new companies and...
  N° 2012/01   11 Jan 2012
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Enabling Local Green Growth
Gabriela Miranda, Graham Larcombe
The transition to a green economy will not necessarily mean job losses, but there are some barriers that need to be overcome in order to ensure a successful transition. The need to align local and national strategies towards green growth, build...
  N° 2011/23   15 Dec 2011
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The Territorial Dimension of the European Social Fund
Cristina Martinez-Fernandez, Pawel Chorazy, Tamara Weyman, Monika Gawron
The European Union Treaty of Lisbon brought a new dimension to cohesion – the territorial dimension, which has become one of the most frequently discussed aspects for achieving cohesion and, at the same time, one of the challenges for EU policies....
  N° 2011/22   01 Dec 2011
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Climate Change, Employment and Local Development in Poland
Gabriela Miranda, Randall W. Eberts, Elvira González, Vanessa Foo, Przemyslaw Kulawczuk
This report presents analysis on the cases of Podlaskie and Pomorskie in Poland in the context of a transition to the green economy. This study seeks to examine the current situation in these two regions in terms of labour market, economic...
  N° 2011/17   01 Dec 2011
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Leveraging Training Skills Development in SMEs: An Analysis of East Flanders, Belgium
Ans De Vos, Ine Williams
This policy review of vocational education and training in East Flanders, Belgium was prepared within the framework of the OECD LEED project, "Leveraging Training and Skills Development in SMEs". The report has contributed to a better understanding...
  N° 2011/16   01 Dec 2011
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Leveraging Training Skills Development in SMEs: An Analysis of OSTIM Organised Industrial Zone, Turkey
Sirin Elci
This policy review of vocational education and training in the Ostim Organised Industrial Zone, Turkey was prepared within the framework of the OECD LEED project, "Leveraging Training and Skills Development in SMEs". The findings and recommendations...
  N° 2011/15   01 Dec 2011
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Leveraging Training Skills Development in SMEs: An Analysis of the West Midlands, England, UK
Anne E. Green, Laura E. Martinez-Solano
This policy review of vocational education and training in the West Midlands, United Kingdom was prepared within the framework of the OECD LEED project, "Leveraging Training and Skills Development in SMEs". The report identifies ways of overcoming...
  N° 2011/14   29 Nov 2011
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Climate Change, Employment and Local Development, Sydney, Australia
Gabriela Miranda, Paul Dalziel, Cecilia Estolano, Kris Krasnowski, Graham Larcombe
This report presents the analysis and key findings of the project on Climate Change, Employment and Local Development in Sydney, Australia, carried out by the OECD Local Economic and Employment Development (LEED) Programme. Sydney and its main...
  N° 2011/13   01 Oct 2011
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Building Flexibility and Accountability Into Local Employment Services: Country Report for the Netherlands
Ruud Dorenbos, Francesca Froy
Human resources and skills are becoming increasingly important to economic development. In the context of the economic downturn, challenges such as high youth unemployment call for a collaborative approach between local employment officials,...
  N° 2011/12   01 Oct 2011
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Building Flexibility and Accountability Into Local Employment Services: Country Report for Denmark
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Human resources and skills are becoming increasingly important to economic development. In the context of the economic downturn, challenges such as high youth unemployment call for a collaborative approach between local employment officials,...
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