Essays about: "employment youth"

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  1. 1. The employment elasticity of economic growth - A global study of trends and determinants for the years 2000-2017.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Victoria Morén; Elias Wändal; [2019-09-05]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : In this paper, the employment elasticity of economic growth is calculated for 168 countries globally. The employment elasticity refers to the percentage change in employment associated with a 1% increase in GDP. Therefore, the higher the employment elasticity, the more labor-intensive growth. READ MORE

  2. 2. Youth Political Participation in the Midst of the South Africa General Elections : A Case Study Analysis in the Langa Township

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Jamie Kerr; [2019]
    Keywords : Youth Political Participation;

    Abstract : Declining youth political participation among democracies has been a major issue and a widely researched debate in recent years. Most research has targeted youth in democracies in general but has failed to acknowledge the youth living in poverty such as those living in South African townships. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Young Creatives: A Value-Based Approach to Cultural Entrepreneurship in Yogyakarta, Indonesia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Aldyn Brudie; [2019]
    Keywords : Creative economy; cultural entrepreneurship; Indonesia; value-based approach; youth; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The creative economy (CE) has recently been at the forefront of Indonesia’s development agenda. By harnessing human creativity and cultural resources, there is considerable potential for CE and the creative and cultural industries to contribute to economic growth and generate employment opportunities for the country’s expanding working-age population. READ MORE

  4. 4. Unemployment in the 21st Century: The Interaction between Macroeconomic Shocks and Institutions

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Jesper Lippe; [2019]
    Keywords : Unemployment; Youth Unemployment; Adult Unemployment; OECD; Shocks; Institutions; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper analyses the driving factors of youth- and adult unemployment in the OECD-countries during the 21st century. Focus is on both macroeconomic shock variables, such as the GDP-gap, the real interest rate and total factor productivity-growth, and institutional variables, such as union density, active labour market policies, the tax wedge, the replacement rate and the share of temporary employment contracts. READ MORE

  5. 5. Crime and Development

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Haseebullah Hayatzada; [2019]
    Keywords : Organized crime; drug cartels; education; employment; youth; Mexico.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Mexico has experienced the dramatic escalation of crime and violence in an organized form since the 1990s, and have also witnessed the highest number of homicides in the last ten years. It has adversely affected the national security, economic growth and social development with an especially detrimental effect on youth in Mexico. READ MORE