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Labour Markets in an Ageing Europe - Paul Johnson

Labour Markets in an Ageing Europe

By: Paul Johnson (Editor), Klaus F. Zimmermann (Editor)

Hardcover Published: 25th June 1993
ISBN: 9780521443982
Number Of Pages: 316

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The EC population grew by 17 per cent during 1960-90 but will fall by 2 per cent by 2025. The dramatic growth in the number of Europe's pensioners and the rapid aging of its working population may call for active policies to improve the quantity or quality of the labor force. In this volume, demographers and labor economists investigate these options by comparing recent demographic and labor market developments in Western and Eastern Europe with those in the United States and Japan.

From reviews of the hardback: ' ... an interesting book, which provides a useful and thought-provoking introduction to this topic for academics and for those involved in policy making related to labour markets.' Burlington Magazine From reviews of the hardback: 'Overall, this volume makes a significant contribution within its field.' Ageing Society

Ageing and the European labour market: public policy issues
Ageing and European economic demography
Ageing and employment trends: a comparative analysis for OECD countries
Ageing and the labour market in Poland and Eastern Europe
The implications of cohort size for human capital investment
Does an ageing labour force call for large adjustments in training or wage policies?
On ageing and earnings
Age, wages and education in The Netherlands
Ageing and unemployment
Ageing, migration and labour mobility
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ISBN: 9780521443982
ISBN-10: 0521443989
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 316
Published: 25th June 1993
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.47 x 16.31  x 2.67
Weight (kg): 0.67