TITLE

Immigration and employment: A complex challenge

AUTHOR(S)
I. M.
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
OECD Observer;Jul2011, Issue 285, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the employment and immigration conditions in Israel. It notes that the labour force participation in the country is 64 percent among the working-age population which is substantially lower than the average of 71 percent in other Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) member countries. It states that the country's net immigration has comprised of only 12 percent of population growth, compared with the average of 50 percent in other OECD countries.
ACCESSION #
66652958

 

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