The impact of the recession on the structure and labour market success of young NEET individuals in Ireland

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Author: Kelly, Elish; McGuinness, Seamus

Abstract:

The labour market consequences of the severe fall in economic activity that took place in Ireland after the recent global recession were quite stark, especially for young people. One particularly disquieting development has been the rise in the number of young people not in employment, education or training (NEET), which increased from 11.8 per cent in 2006 to 24 per cent in 2011 (Eurostat, 2013). Very little is known about NEET individuals in Ireland, either in terms of their profile or their labour market transitions, i.e. the extent to which youth NEETs have transitioned into...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Youth; Economics; Employment; Labour market; Outcomes; Skills and knowledge

Keywords: Economic recession; Youth at risk; Unemployed; Youth transitions; Entry into working life; Relevance of education and training; Training employment relationship; Transition from education and training to employment; Human capital; Skill needs; Employability

Geographic subjects: Ireland; Europe

Published: Dublin, Ireland: Economic and Social Research Institute, 2013

Physical description: 17 p.

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Also called: The impact of the recession on the structure and labour market success of young not in employment, education or training individuals in Ireland

Series: ESRI working paper; no. 465

Resource type: Working paper

Call number: TD/TNC 115.797

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