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Economic Transition, Unemployment and Active Labour Market Policy

Lessons and Perspectives from the East German Bundeslander (New Germany in Context)

by Corinne Nativel

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Published by University of Birmingham .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Labour economics,
  • Political Science,
  • Germany,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Labor,
  • Employment,
  • Economic Conditions,
  • Public Policy - Social Policy,
  • Manpower policy,
  • Welfare recipients

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8765089M
    ISBN 10190245913X
    ISBN 109781902459134

    Active Labour Market Policies in Developing Countries: Experience from the Arab Region Tariq A. Haq Research Economist Employment Analysis and Research Unit Economic and Labour Market Analysis Department 1 July 2 Targeted Active Labour Market Policies for Young People. WHAT ARE THE EFFECTS OF ACTIVE LABOUR MARKET POLICY? Bertil Holmlund 5 ment policy. To be effective, ALMP should be used on a smaller scale. Barbara Sianesi has written the second paper on Swedish ALMP. She focuses on the relative performance of various programmes and asks which programmes work best.

    Active Labour Market Policies and the British New Deal for the Young Unemployed in Context John Van Reenen. NBER Working Paper No. Issued in March NBER Program(s):Labor Studies Program. The British New Deal for Young People began in January and unemployment insurance savings accounts and their application to developing countries; iii) the effect of active labor market programs, particularly of training, on labor market outcomes, and iv) the causes and consequences of informality in the labor market, with special emphasis on the efforts to model the informal sector.

    What role has the economic crisis played? Does it constitute a break or do the countries that performed well during the EES also remain on track during the economic crisis? A particular focus is placed on transitions from unemployment to work and how they can be bridged through active labour market policies (ALMPs). This book argues, with case studies contributed by outstanding national experts, that the flexicurity approach is the most relevant for Central and Eastern European countries and suggests appropriate reforms of economic policy, institutional framework of the labour market, labour market policy and education and social policies in this region.


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Economic Transition, Unemployment and Active Labour Market Policy by Corinne Nativel Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. Economic transition, unemployment and active labour market policy: lessons Economic Transition perspectives from the East German Bundesländer. [Corinne Nativel]. Virtual Issue: Labour Markets. Labour market frictions and policies have been at the core of the European policy debate over the past 30 years and have therefore been extensively covered in Economic evenousaccess.com special virtual issue collects 12 papers published over the past 30 years and covers many different aspects of labour market and employment issues.

The first part of the book deals with aggregate impact analysis. Using examples from France, Germany, The Netherlands and Spain, the contributors attempt to estimate the impact of active labour market policies on the transition from unemployment to employment using aggregate data at the regional level.

a review of OECD countries’ experiences with active labour market policies What works and for whom: a review of OECD countries’ experiences with active labour market policies John P. Martin and David Grubb In response to growing political concerns about the seemingly inexorable rise in unemployment, various policy blueprints were Cited by: that policy makers employ increasingly more active labor market policies.

This paper critically examines recent evaluations of labor market policies that have provided vocational training, wage subsidies, job search assistance, and assistance moving to argue that many active labor market policies are much less effective than policymakers.

and Active Labour Market Policies in OECD Countries: Stylized Facts and Evidence on Their Effectiveness', IZA Policy Paper No 84, June 3 This note mainly focuses on preventing long-term unemployment, for a number of reasons.

First, long-term unemployment typi-for unemployment in general, both in terms of. Longer unemployment spells enhance skills erosion and increase the risk of abandoning the job search, which makes a transition to inactivity more likely. Training can smooth the transition between unemployment and employment spells by protecting skills levels and providing incentives to keep people attached to the labour market.

Governments in the region reacted to this rise by adopting active labour market policies (ALMP) as an important tool in the fight against unemployment. Before reviewing the evidence on the efficacy of such policies we look at the scope and the rationale of ALMP measures in a transitional evenousaccess.com by: Economic Transition, Unemployment and Active Labour Market Policy: Lessons and Perspectives from the East German Bundesländer Book.

Full-text available. Active Labour Market Policy and. "Active labour market policy effects for women in Europe - a survey," IFS Working Papers W06/26, Institute for Fiscal Studies.

Bergemann, Annette & van den Berg, Gerard, "Active labor market policy effects for women in Europe - a survey," Working Paper SeriesIFAU - Institute for Evaluation of Labour Market and Education Policy. Following the predominance of macroeconomic stabilisation policies and passive income support schemes in the first phase of transition, active labour market policies (ALMPs) have now come to play a more important role in transition economies.

This paper looks at the Polish experience and provides empirical evidence on the effectiveness of evenousaccess.com by: Active Labor Market Policies on OECD and in Selected Transition Economies. Active Labour Market Policy and Unemployment- A Framework for the Analysis of Crucial Design evenousaccess.com: Hartmut Lehmann.

The introduction of market relations, or transition as it has become known, was intended to improve the efficiency with which resources were allocated, revive economic growth, and thus ensure for the populations of the countries of the former Soviet Union a level of prosperity closer to that enjoyed in Western Europe.

Downloadable. Transition economies have introduced a range of OECD active labor market policies to combat unemployment - albeit often on paper only, as with rising unemployment passive policies have crowded out active ones.

But even in the Czech Republic, active labor market policies have contributed only marginally to reducing unemployment. protection, fixed-term contracts), minimum wages, the tax/benefit system as well as active labour market policies (ALMP). This is why policy makers implement labour market reforms in order to stimulate job creation.

The hope linked to labour market reforms is a sustainable reduction of. Key words: unemployment, transition economies, long-term unemployment, labour market policies, national employment policies Abstract The main purposes of this paper are to analyse: the causes and characteristics of unemployment in the transition economies; - economic performance during transition that succeeded or failed in stimulating.

This timely two-volume set brings together seminal works on active labour market policies. Topics covered in this collection include econometric policy evaluation, social experiments, regression discontinuity designs, evaluations of active labour market policies and ending with final conclusions on evaluating the evaluations.

Other passive labor-market measures involve changes to rules about access to unemployment and other social security benefits, for instance, in the UK changes in such rules make those aged less than 18 years ineligible for unemployment benefit.

Active Labour Market Programmes (ALMPs) are more voluntary policies, often targeted at specific groups. meanings of the not uncontentious notion of ‘active labour market policy’, and of the process of ‘activation’, the term applied to the business of implementing ALMPs.

The blurry distinction between ‘active’ and ‘passive’ labour market policies is explored, attention being drawn to the varying levels of coercion or compulsion. Active Labor Market Policies and the British New Deal for the Young Unemployed in Context John Van Reenen Introduction On March 14, the number of British people claiming unemploy- ment benefits fell below 1 million for the first time in twenty-five evenousaccess.com.

Do Active Labor Market Policies Increase Employment? Prepared by Marcello Estevão1 Authorized for distribution by Luc Everaert December Abstract This Working Paper should not be reported as representing views of the IMF.

The views expressed in this Working Paper are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily.Active labour market policies are prominent in the economic policy of the Scandinavian countries, although over the s they grew in popularity across Europe.

Notable examples include the New Deal in the UK and many welfare-to-work programmes in the US.Jan 18,  · Since the economic crisis inEuropean youth unemployment rates have been persistently high at around 20% on average.

The majority of European countries spends significant resources each year on active labor market programs (ALMP) with the aim of improving the integration prospects of struggling youths. Among the most common programs used are training courses, job Cited by: