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Labor Markets - Links
This page contains useful links to internet sources of information on labor market and related issues. It also has links to policy and research institutions that work on labor market issues, and labor ministries of World Bank client countries and others.
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The World Bank

Labor Market Data & Statistical Sources

World Bank Employment and Shared Growth - Employment and Inclusive Growth
One of the most important mechanisms to translate growth into poverty reducion are employment and productivity. We need an analytical framework and tools to understand how this happens, and where we can find room for policy action. We aim to contribute to generate more productive jobs and increase labor returns in the less dynamic sectors of the economy.

World Bank Institute - Labor Markets
Information on face-to-face courses, workshops and conferences as well as on distance learning courses.

World Bank Labor & Employment Policy Research Working Papers
The Policy Research Working Paper Series disseminates findings of work in progress to encourage the exchange of ideas about development issues.

Labor Journals

Research Institutions

Center for Labor Economics, Institute of Industrial Relations, University of California-Berkeley, USA

Center for Labour Market and Social Research, Aarhus Universitet, Aarhus, Denmark

Centre for Employment and Labour Relations Law
, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

European Association of Labour Economists (EALE)
, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands

European Trade Union Institute
, Brussels, Belgium

Institute of Labor and Industrial Relations
, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA

Institute for Labour Research
, University of Essex, Colchester, UK

IZA (Institute for the Study of Labor)
, Bonn, Germany

ILO Youth Employment Network
, Geneva, Switzerland

Japan Institute for Labour Policy & Training, Tokyo, Japan

Korea Labor Institute (KLI)
, Seoul, South Korea

Rand Institute Labor and Population Program

School of Industrial and Labor Relations
, Cornell University, Ithaca, USA

Society of Labor Economists (SOLE)
, Chicago, USA

W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research
, Kalamazoo, USA

Policy Institutions

Last updated: 2010-09-15

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