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Algeria

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Source: Algeria : Selected Economic Issues

Volume/Issue: 1996/71

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 August 1996

ISBN: 9781451811339

Keywords: unemployment, employment, wage, wages, salaries

This paper examines institutional reforms in Algeria during the 1990s. A major step toward price liberalization was taken in April 1994, through the abolition of controls on profit margins for most commodities, exc...

Algeria

Algeria »

Source: Algeria : Selected Issues Paper

Volume/Issue: 2012/22

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 January 2012

ISBN: 9781463934460

Keywords: employment, unemployment rate, youth unemployment, unemployment rates

This paper analyzes Algeria's unemployment and labor market developments and assesses the factors that may hamper employment creation. It estimates employment-to-GDP elasticity for Algeria's main sectors and differ...

Algeria: Selected Issues Paper

Algeria: Selected Issues Paper »

Source: Algeria : Selected Issues Paper

Volume/Issue: 2012/22

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 January 2012

ISBN: 9781463934460

Keywords: employment, unemployment rate, youth unemployment, unemployment rates

This paper analyzes Algeria's unemployment and labor market developments and assesses the factors that may hamper employment creation. It estimates employment-to-GDP elasticity for Algeria's main sectors and differ...

Algérie

Algérie »

Source: Algérie : Questions choisies

Volume/Issue: 2012/22

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 April 2012

Language: French

ISBN: 9781475503203

Keywords: employment, unemployment rate, youth unemployment, unemployment rates, employment intensity, unemployment outcomes, bargaining, employment growth, unemployment statistics, unemployment benefits

In recent years, the IMF has released a growing number of reports and other documents covering economic and financial developments and trends in member countries. Each report, prepared by a staff team after discuss...

Algérie: Questions choisies

Algérie: Questions choisies »

Source: Algérie : Questions choisies

Volume/Issue: 2012/22

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 April 2012

Language: French

ISBN: 9781475503203

Keywords: employment, unemployment rate, youth unemployment, unemployment rates, employment intensity, unemployment outcomes, bargaining, employment growth, unemployment statistics, unemployment benefits

In recent years, the IMF has released a growing number of reports and other documents covering economic and financial developments and trends in member countries. Each report, prepared by a staff team after discuss...

Comparing the Employment-Output Elasticities of Expatriates and Nationals in the Gulf Cooperation Council

Comparing the Employment-Output Elasticities of Expatriates and Nationals in the Gulf Cooperation Council »

Source: Comparing the Employment-Output Elasticities of Expatriates and Nationals in the Gulf Cooperation Council

Volume/Issue: 2015/191

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Alberto Behar

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 August 2015

ISBN: 9781513573885

Keywords: Employment Elasticities, Labor Market Adjustment Costs, GCC, Gulf Cooperation Council, labor market, labor, private sector, unemployment, Labor Economics: General, Labor Economics Policies

We estimate the elasticity of private-sector employment to non-oil GDP in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) for GCC nationals and expatriates using a Seemingly Unrelated Error Correction (SUREC) model. Our results...

Demographic Transition in the Middle East

Demographic Transition in the Middle East »

Source: Demographic Transition in the Middle East : Implications for Growth, Employment, and Housing

Volume/Issue: 2000/41

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Rina Bhattacharya , Tarik Yousef , and Pierre Dhonte

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2000

ISBN: 9781451846096

Keywords: demography, growth, working age population, unemployment, population growth

The working age population is expected to grow faster in the Middle East than in any other region in the world between now and 2015—rising annually by 2.7 percent, or 10 million people. This demographic expl...

Does Public-Sector Employment Fully Crowd Out Private-Sector Employment?

Does Public-Sector Employment Fully Crowd Out Private-Sector Employment? »

Source: Does Public-Sector Employment Fully Crowd Out Private-Sector Employment?

Volume/Issue: 2013/146

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Alberto Behar , and Junghwan Mok

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 June 2013

ISBN: 9781484329412

Keywords: unemployment, public employment, employment rate, public-sector employment, Labor Force and Employment, Size, and Structure, Public Policy, Other,

We quantify the extent to which public-sector employment crowds out private-sector employment using specially assembled datasets for a large cross-section of developing and advanced countries, and discuss the impli...

1 Economic Reforms, Growth, Employment, and the Social Sectors in the Arab Economies

1 Economic Reforms, Growth, Employment, and the Social Sectors in the Arab Economies »

Source: The Social Effects of Economic Adjustment on Arab Countries

Series: Books

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 April 1997

ISBN: 9781557756053

Keywords: unemployment, privatization, employment, income distribution, social insurance

Patricia Alonso-Gamo and Mohamed A. El-Erian Most Arab countries have embarked on, or are in the process of formulating, medium-term economic reform policies with an important common...

Emerging Strains in GCC Labor Markets

Emerging Strains in GCC Labor Markets »

Source: Emerging Strains in GCC Labor Markets

Volume/Issue: 2004/71

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ugo Fasano-Filho , and Rishi Goyal

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2004

ISBN: 9781451849271

Keywords: GCC countries, labor market policies, matching function framework, unemployment, employment, unemployment rate, labor market, labor force, Wages, Compensation

Unemployment pressures among nationals are emerging in the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (GCC). 2 At a time when a rapidly growing number of young nationals are entering the labor force and go...