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The Egyptian Labor Market Revisited

Ragui Assaad (ed.)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789774162480
eISBN:
9781617970313
Item type:
book
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774162480.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book is a follow-up to a 1998 publication by the Economic Research Forum (ERF). Its significance lies in the contributors' reliance on fresh data and solid analytical techniques used to examine ... More


Which countries perform best and why?

Kari Hadjivassiliou (ed.)

in Youth Employment: Style Handbook

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781447350347
eISBN:
9781447350354
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447350347.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

This chapter examines countries' performance regarding youth unemployment. Although the labour market situation of young people has started to improve in a number of countries since the Great ... More


Youth Employment: Style Handbook

Jacqueline O'Reilly, Clémentine Moyart, Tiziana Nazio, and Mark Smith (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781447350347
eISBN:
9781447350354
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447350347.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

After the financial crisis of 2008, youth unemployment soared across Europe, leaving a generation of highly qualified young people frustrated in their search for secure, meaningful work. This ... More


Youth Overeducation in Europe: Is there scope for a common policy approach?

Seamus McGuinness, Adele Bergin, and Adele Whelan

in Youth Labor in Transition: Inequalities, Mobility, and Policies in Europe

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190864798
eISBN:
9780190864828
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190864798.003.0018
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy, Communities and Organizations

Less favorable outcomes—such as overeducation—early in the careers of younger workers may impact negatively on future labor market success, so it is important to understand the incidence of youth ... More


Do business start-ups create high-quality jobs for young people?

Renate Ortlieb, Maura Sheehan, and Jaan Masso

in Youth Labor in Transition: Inequalities, Mobility, and Policies in Europe

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190864798
eISBN:
9780190864828
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190864798.003.0020
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy, Communities and Organizations

Since the onset of the recent economic crisis, there has been renewed interest among policymakers across Europe in measures to stimulate self-employment and entrepreneurship as an alternative to ... More


Does Horizontal Differentiation Make Any Difference?: Heterogeneity of Educational Degrees and Labor Market Entry in Poland

Anna Baranowska

in Making the Transition: Education and Labor Market Entry in Central and Eastern Europe

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804775908
eISBN:
9780804778954
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804775908.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

This chapter discusses the influence of level and type of education on the labor market outcomes of graduates in Poland. It focuses on variation of youth labor market outcomes corresponding to ... More


The Labour Market for Young People

Antoine Goujard, Barbara Petrongolo, and John Van Reenen

in The Labour Market in Winter: The State of Working Britain

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199587377
eISBN:
9780191808647
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199587377.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

This chapter discusses increased unemployment in the youth labour market. It attributes this to the increase in immigration, minimum wages, skill demand changes, and schooling though there is little ... More


Restoring the Capitalist Promise: Opportunities in the US Youth Labor Market

Shawn Bohen and Gerald Chertavian

in Re-Imagining Capitalism

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780198785453
eISBN:
9780191827372
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198785453.003.0020
Subject:
Business and Management, International Business

Arguably the most visible failing of modern capitalism has been its inability to provide economic opportunity for many young people. This is true not only in many parts of the developing world, but ... More


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