Tag Archives: Labor markets

Moving for Prosperity: Global Migration and Labor Markets

The World Bank has recently published the report “Moving for Prosperity: Global Migration and Labor Markets”. Global labor mobility can be a potent tool in the fight to end poverty, but better labor market policies in destination countries can ensure everyone shares the benefits of migration. The rich have many assets; the poor have only …
Continue reading

Global Employment Trends 2011

The International Labour Organization (ILO) has just published the report, “Global Employment Trends: The challenge of a jobs recovery”. The study provides an overview of how the world’s labor markets have been faring during the ongoing economic recovery as well as projections of employment and unemployment prospects for the world as a whole as well …
Continue reading