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The Global Talent Competitiveness Index 2017

Copenhagen, Zurich and Helsinki tied for top place in this year’s edition of the annual Global Talent Competitiveness Index (GTCI), produced by Insead along with the Human Capital Leadership Institute of Singapore (HCLI) and Adecco Group. GTCI measures how countries grow, attract and retain talent and provide resources for government, investors and employers to make …
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Non-standard employment around the world

The ILO has just published the report “Non-standard employment around the world: Understanding challenges, shaping prospects”. According to the study, non-standard forms of employment (NSFE) are often associated with greater decent work deficits. The report finds that there has been a rise in NSFE globally, including increases in temporary work, part-time work, temporary agency work …
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Employment Outlook 2015

The OECD has just published the “Employment Outlook 2015.” According to the study the jobs recovery is slowly gathering pace, but employment will remain well below pre-crisis levels in many countries, especially in Europe, through to the end of 2016. The study forecasts that unemployment in the 34 OECD countries is projected to continue declining …
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The Global Opportunity in Online Outsourcing

The World Bank Group has just published the “The Global Opportunity in Online Outsourcing” report. The estimated market size of the online outsourcing by 2020 will be US$15 to $25 billion, and could employ at least 30 million registered workers. The study summarizes and analyzes global experiences in online outsourcing, as well as its potential …
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Indicador de Dinamismo Laboral Meta4 IDL, 2015

The ‘Meta4 IDL’ tracks the evolution of employment in Spain on a twice yearly basis, through the analysis of movements in and out of job positions across almost 800 companies. These movements do not imply any change in the total volume of workers, but rather changes in their roles and positions. The latest report portrays …
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Going for Growth 2015

The OECD has just published the “Going for Growth 2015” report. According to the study determined and systemic action to implement a comprehensive reform agenda across a wide range of policy areas offers governments the best chance to boost weak demand, restore healthy economic growth, create jobs and ensure that the gains are broadly shared …
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World Employment and Social Outlook – Trends 2015

The ILO has just published the “World Employment and Social Outlook – Trends 2015.” Formerly entitled “Global Employment Trends”, the report includes a forecast of global unemployment levels and explains the factors behind this trend including continuing inequality and falling wage shares. It looks at the drivers of the rising middle class in the developing …
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The Global Talent Competitiveness Index 2014 Report: “Growing Talent Today and Tomorrow”

Switzerland, Singapore and Luxembourg tied for top place in this year’s edition of the annual Global Talent Competitiveness Index (GTCI), produced by Insead along with the Human Capital Leadership Institute of Singapore (HCLI) and Adecco Group. GTCI rankings are dominated by European countries, with only six non-European countries in the top 20: Singapore (2), the United States …
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Employment and Social Developments in Europe 2014

The European Commission has just published the report “Employment and Social Developments in Europe 2014.” According to the study, countries providing high quality jobs and effective social protection as well as investment in human capital have proved to be more resilient to the economic crisis. It also stresses the need to invest in the formation …
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Índice de Dinamismo Laboral (IDL)

The Labor Dynamism Indicator (IDL, for its Spanish acronym), developed jointly by Meta4 and IRCO/IESE, has conducted a thorough analysis of the 2010-2014 period, using a sample of more than 150,000 employees of 796 companies operating in Spain across 21 different sectors. This new indicator, which measures the movement of workers between already existing jobs …
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