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Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Sub-Saharan Africa

Capital Flows and The Future of Work

The macroeconomic outlook for sub-Saharan Africa continues to strengthen with higher growth.

Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Sub-Saharan Africa

Capital Flows and The Future of Work

The macroeconomic outlook for sub-Saharan Africa continues to strengthen with higher growth.

Job Creation
			: Why Some Countries Do Better

Job Creation : Why Some Countries Do Better »

Series: Economic Issues

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 June 2000

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781557759344.051

ISBN: 9781557759344

Keywords: job creation, employment, jobs, unemployment, employment growth

Over the past decade, the United States has been very successful atcreating jobs. Some other industrial countries have clearly lagged behind. But what is the reason why some countries are more successful than other...

Job Creation: Why Some Countries Do Better

Job Creation: Why Some Countries Do Better »

Source: Job Creation : Why Some Countries Do Better

Series: Economic Issues

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 June 2000

ISBN: 9781557759344

Keywords: job creation, employment, jobs, unemployment, employment growth

Over the past decade, the United States has been very successful at creating jobs. Some other industrial countries have clearly lagged behind. But what is the reason why some countries are more successful th...

Creating Employment in the Middle East and North Africa

Creating Employment in the Middle East and North Africa »

Series: Miscellaneous Publication (Other)

Author(s): E. Gardner

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 September 2003

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589062320.073

ISBN: 9781589062320

Keywords: employment, unemployment, job creation, labor force, labor market

The population of the Middle East and North Africa is one of the fastest growing in the world, but jobs have not grown as fast as the region's workforce. This paper addresses questions such as"Can current GDP growt...

Growth Strategies, Employment, and Income Distribution in Brazil

Growth Strategies, Employment, and Income Distribution in Brazil »

Source: Growth Strategies, Employment, and Income Distribution in Brazil : An Input-Output Assessment

Volume/Issue: 1991/122

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Benedict Clements

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 1991

ISBN: 9781451938944

Keywords: employment, job creation, input-output, income groups

The IMF Working Papers series is designed to make IMF staff research available to a wide audience. Almost 300 Working Papers are released each year, covering a wide range of theoretical and analytical topics, inclu...

Policy Complementarities

Policy Complementarities »

Source: Policy Complementarities : The Case for Fundamental Labor Market Reform

Volume/Issue: 1996/93

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Dennis Snower , and David Coe

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 1996

ISBN: 9781451951257

Keywords: unemployment, labor market, unemployment rate, job search, job creation

This paper argues that an important group of labor market policies are complementary in the sense that the effect of each policy is greater when implemented in conjunction with the other policies than in isolation....

Wage Compression, Employment Restrictions and Unemployment

Wage Compression, Employment Restrictions and Unemployment »

Source: Wage Compression, Employment Restrictions and Unemployment : The Case of Mauritius

Volume/Issue: 2004/205

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 2004

ISBN: 9781451874587

Keywords: Labor Market Restrictions, labor market, jobs, job creation, employment, Unemployment: Models, Duration, Incidence, and Job Search,

Governments often intervene in labor markets with the aim of reducing inequality and promoting employment. Such intervention often results in wage compression and restrictions on how firms use their workers. This p...

The Asymmetric Effects of Monetary Policy on Job Creation and Destruction

The Asymmetric Effects of Monetary Policy on Job Creation and Destruction »

Source: The Asymmetric Effects of Monetary Policy on Job Creation and Destruction

Volume/Issue: 1997/57

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Pietro Garibaldi

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 1997

ISBN: 9781451967555

Keywords: Transmission of Monetary Policy, Job Creation, Job Destruction, Search Models, employment, job flows, net employment

This paper presents theory and evidence on the asymmetric effects of monetary policy on job creation and job destruction. First, it solves a dynamic matching model and it shows how interest rate changes result in a...

How Does Employment Protection Legislation Affect Unemployment in Tunisia? A Search Equilibrium Approach

How Does Employment Protection Legislation Affect Unemployment in Tunisia? A Search Equilibrium Approach »

Source: How Does Employment Protection Legislation Affect Unemployment in Tunisia? A Search Equilibrium Approach

Volume/Issue: 2005/92

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Domenico Fanizza , and Taline Koranchelian

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2005

ISBN: 9781451861112

Keywords: Firing restrictions, job search, matching model, job creation, employment, labor market, jobs, Unemployment: Models, Duration, Incidence

This paper applies a search matching model with firing restrictions to examine whether the existence of firing restrictions affects the outcome of the matching process and the natural rate of unemployment in Tunisi...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Job Creation : Why Some Countries Do Better

Series: Economic Issues

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 June 2000

ISBN: 9781557759344

Keywords: job creation, employment, jobs, unemployment, employment growth

Over the past decade, the United States has been very successful atcreating jobs. Some other industrial countries have clearly lagged behind. But what is the reason why some countries are more successful than other...

Rwanda

Rwanda »

Source: Rwanda : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Volume/Issue: 2013/360

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. African Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 December 2013

ISBN: 9781475593860

Keywords: employment, youth employment, job creation, unemployment, employment service

This paper focuses on Economic Development and Poverty Reduction Strategy (EDPRS) 2013-2018 for Rwanda. Ownership of the EDPRS by a wide range of stakeholders at national level has been a key factor of success. The...