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World of Work Report 2009

The International Labour Organization (ILO) has just published the “World of Work Report 2009: Global Jobs Crisis and Beyond.” The study analyzes the impact of the global recession and projects that unless adequate measures are adopted and in some cases continued, more than 40 million people could drop out of the labor market. The report …
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Regional Economic Outlook: Asia and Pacific

The International Monetary Fund has just published the October 2009 “Regional Economic Outlook: Asia and Pacific”. Although the region was hit extremely hard during the global crisis, it has rebounded fast. Asia’s growth is forecast to accelerate to 5.75% in 2010 from 2.75% in 2009, both higher than previously projected. Starting in February 2009, the …
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