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Title Labour market programmes for the poor in Europe : pitfalls, dilemmas, and how to avoid them / Ides Nicaise ... [and others]

Published Aldershot, Hants, England ; Brookfield, Vt., USA : Avebury, [1995]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bund  331.12094 LABO {Bund81 20190820}    AVAILABLE
Physical description ix, 146 pages ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 134-146).
Contents 1. The labour market situation of the poor in Europe -- 2. Poverty and labour market policy: an overview -- 3. Barriers to entry -- 4. Mismatches between provisions and needs -- 5. The equity-efficiency dilemma -- 6. Dead ends, carousels and stigma effects -- 7. Deadweight, substitution and competition between target groups -- 8. Summary and conclusions: towards more effective labour market policies for disadvantaged groups -- Appendix 1 / The LIS-database and its use to determine the labour market situation of the poor in Europe -- Appendix 2 / Performance indicators of Flemish training schemes (illustration to chapters 4, 5 and 6).
Subject Hard-core unemployed -- Government policy -- European Union countries.
Poor -- Employment -- Government policy -- European Union countries.
Full employment policies -- European Union countries.
ISBN 1859721818