Enhancing employability and skills to meet labour market needs in Italy

The Italian labour market faces several challenges: increasing employment levels, especially for women and youth, enhancing skills to meet labour market needs and reducing regional disparities. The mismatch between the supply and demand of skills is significant and under-skilling is particularly worrisome, highlighting not only a disconnection between the available and needed skills in the job market, but also a low level of available skills. Job creation is key to tackling the high unemployment rates, especially for the young and long-term unemployed. Promoting jobs without paying attention t ... Show more

Authors: Garda, Paula

Published: Paris, France, OECD, 2017

Resource type: Report, paper or authored book

Physical description: 40 p.

Access item: http://www.oecd-ilibrary.org/economics/enhancing-employability-and-skills-to-meet-labour-market-needs-in-italy_260deeb4-en

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