What next?: addressing New Zealand's youth unemployment

This report outlines three challenges facing New Zealand's labour markets over the next decade or so and questions the political choices that have been made to address these challenges. It is argued that these choices have given less priority to young unemployed and unskilled New Zealanders struggling to acquire skills and find work than to employers wanting to source immigrant workers. The report examines these issues and proposes five specific responses to the three challenges. The challenges are: youth unemployment - New Zealand persistently has 75,000 young workers under 25 who are unemplo ... Show more

Authors: Johnson, Alan

Published: Auckland, New Zealand, Social Policy and Parliamentary Unit, The Salvation Army, 2016

Resource type: Report, paper or authored book

Physical description: 62 p.

Access item: http://www.salvationarmy.org.nz/sites/default/files/uploads/20161019TSA-Youth-Report-FINAL.pdf

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