Immigration and employment: A complex challenge

I. M.
July 2011
OECD Observer;Jul2011, Issue 285, p38
Academic Journal
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.


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