Labour Productivity, Investment in Human Capital and Youth Employment. Comparative Developments and Global Responses

Labour Productivity, Investment in Human Capital and Youth Employment. Comparative Developments and Global Responses


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789041132499
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory
Publication date: 03/03/2010
Pages: 266
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Notes on Contributors. Editorial. Part I: THE PROBLEM OF YOUTH UNEMPLOYMENT IN EUROPE. 1. Job Insecurity and Job Change Prospects: Views among Employees in Sweden with a Focus on Youth; B. Furåker. 2 . The Integration of Young People into the Labour Market in Bulgaria; E. Ribarova. 3. The School-to-Work Transition for Polish Students: Are There Any New Channels? J. Religa, H. Bednarczyk. Part II: HUMAN CAPITAL: PROMOTING TALENT . 4. Managing Talent: New Challenges in the Banking Industry; C. Anagnostopoulou, M. Pilati. 5. Encouraging Youth Employment through Vocational and Technical Education, and Contribution of Employers’ Organizations to the Inclusion of Young People in the Labour Market: The Israeli Experience; T. Lotan. 6. Vocational Qualifications as a Safeguard for Workers in a System of Flexicurity: the Role of Higher Education; M.L. Martín Hernández. Part III. HUMAN CAPITAL AND LABOUR PRODUCTIVITY POLICIES: THE CHALLENGE OF THE ASIAN MARKETS. 7 . Youth Chances under China’s ‘Socialist Market Economy’; H.K. Josephs. 8. Higher Education, Employment and the Labour Market in China: A Survey of Graduate Employment in Zhujiang Delta, Guangdong; Li-Li F., Zhang X-M. 9 . Youth Employment and Training in Singapore; R. Chew, Chew S.B. Part IV: THE REFORM OF EDUCATION AND TRAINING AS AN ANTIDOTE TO PRECARIOUS EMPLOYMENT: NATIONAL CASE STUDIES. 10. Higher Education Quality Assessment for Innovation and Transfer in the Knowledge Society; G. Alessandrini. 11. Student and Graduate Mobility in Italy; F. Brait, R. Petrillo, M. Strozza. 12. Legal Means for Promoting Youth Employment in Estonia; M. Mude. 13 . The Role of Industrial Relations in Youth Employment: Case Study of Nigeria; J. Opute, K. Koch. 14. National Youth Employment Programmes in Hungary; A. Kun. 15. Employment Problems of Young Lawyers in Russia; A. Zavgorodniy.

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