Labour market policies

02 Ιούνιος 2020

To improve the functioning of labour markets, policymakers need to address labour market mismatches, labour market segmentation, and design employment policies geared towards the integration of specific groups into the labour market.Read more

To improve the functioning of labour markets, policymakers need to address labour market mismatches, labour market segmentation, and design employment policies geared towards the integration of specific groups into the labour market. Active labour market policies (ALMP) are public interventions which are explicitly targeted at groups of persons with difficulties in the labour market. These policies include Public Employment Services or other publicly funded services for jobseekers. Active support to employment is included in the European Pillar of Social Rights.
 

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Publications & data

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The sections below provide access to a range of publications, data and ongoing work on this topic. 

  • Publications (354)
  • Ongoing work (3)

Eurofound publications come in a variety of formats, including reports, policy briefs, blogs, articles and presentations. 
 

Can short-time working save jobs during the COVID-19 crisis?

Ιστολόγιο 05 Μάιος 2020

Europe’s low-carbon transition makes economic sense

Ιστολόγιο 21 Φεβρουάριος 2020

Upward convergence in working conditions

Publication 12 Δεκέμβριος 2019

Where are all the good jobs?

Ιστολόγιο 29 Οκτώβριος 2019

The Future of Manufacturing in Europe

Συμβάν 11 Απρίλιος 2019

Reshoring in Europe: Overview 2015–2018

Publication 01 Απρίλιος 2019

Concept and practice of a living wage

Publication 30 Νοέμβριος 2018

Ongoing work

Research continues in this topic on a variety of themes, which are outlined below with links to forthcoming titles.

Tackling labour shortages in EU Member States

Publication Ιούνιος 2021

ERM report 2020: Transnational restructuring

Publication Οκτώβριος 2020

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