Essays about: "employment youth"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 28 essays containing the words employment youth.

  1. 1. Accessible space? Urban youths’ needs and barriers in everyday life

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet / Institutionen för ekonomi och samhälle

    Author : Diana Ekman; [2018-08-09]
    Keywords : accessibility; mobility; youth; urban; time geography; proximity;

    Abstract : In the light of new sustainability challenges in cities brought forward by increasing urbanpopulations, the realm of urban transportation research has gradually digressed from planningfor accessibility by mobility to instead emphasise the benefits of accessibility by proximity.This shift brings with it a possibility to elucidate and expand knowledge on population groupsthat previously have been neglected in earlier planning processes. READ MORE

  2. 2. “Spain’s lost generation” Institutional study of employment training for unemployed youth

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi; Lunds universitet/Socialhögskolan; Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Camilo Tellez Robayo; [2018]
    Keywords : Youth unemployment; training for employment; varieties of capitalism; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This study contributes to the understanding of supply-side Training for Employment (TE) for the unemployed youth. The rates of youth unemployment in the European Unions have been matter of concern in the political agenda in the latest years, thus the European Employment Strategy has placed a particular emphasis in addressing this issue. READ MORE

  3. 3. Migration from outside of the European Union - Labor market outcomes in the Swedish municipalities

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Anton Bjertin; Joakim Franzén; [2017-06-28]
    Keywords : Immigration; labor market; wages; unemployment; municipalities; Sweden;

    Abstract : In the aftermath of recent years unusually large influx of immigrants to Sweden from outside of the European Union, the debate regarding the impact of immigration on the economy and the labor market has intensified. Some politicians and debaters raise concerns about the fiscal impacts of immigration, while others argue that immigration cause wage and employment drops for native workers. READ MORE

  4. 4. The impact of minimum wages on the incentives of education for the youth

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS)

    Author : Heba Kurdi; [2017]
    Keywords : Minimum wage; wage dispersion; Nordic countries; education; upper secondary graduation rate; incentives; employment; labour demand and supply; labour market condition; Queuing hypothesis; and Substitution hypothesis.;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to investigate the incentives regarding the education decisions, resulting from a minimum wage over the period 2005-2014. The question is investigated by comparing the changes in the wage dispersion and upper secondary graduation rate in 17 OECD countries. READ MORE

  5. 5. Wishing for better jobs: Understanding the mismatch between education and youth employment in Ethiopia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Kia Korpela; [2017]
    Keywords : developing country; Ethiopia; skills mismatch; youth unemployment; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Ethiopia is the second most populated country on the continent of Africa, with a high density of young people. Its economy remains largely based on agriculture, however, in recent years, slow structural change can be seen. Concurrently, youth education has been on the rise. READ MORE