Global employment trends for youth 2017: paths to a better working future

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International Labour Office (ILO)


Incorporating the most recent employment trends for young women and men, [this publication] sets out the youth labour market situation around the world. It shows where progress has or has not been made, updates world and regional youth labour market indicators, and gives detailed analyses of medium-term trends in youth population, labour force, employment, unemployment, working poverty and informality. The 2017 edition discusses the implications of technological change for youth labour market prospects - both quantity and quality - focusing on trends in sectoral employment and on the...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Employment; Youth; Outcomes; Participation; Economics; Labour market; Policy; Technology

Keywords: Young worker; Trend; Unemployment; Transition from education and training to employment; Labour force participation; Technological change; Employment policy; Data analysis; Comparative analysis

Published: Geneva, Switzerland: International Labour Office, 2017

Physical description: xi, 115 p.

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ISBN: 9789221301080 (print); 9789221301097 (web pdf)

Resource type: Report

Document number: TD/TNC 130.652

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