Developing Efficient Activation Approaches and Identifying Elements for Regional Cooperation in the Western Balkans
AbstractThe main objectives of this study are the assessment of activation policies in the Western Balkan countries in the light of the EU policy frameworks and the capacity and effectiveness of the Public Employment Services (PES) to implement modern labour market services. The general strategy of the research is to examine the existing activation policies against the background of labour market developments in the Western Balkan countries. In a further step the study identifies opportunities for regional cooperation among the individual countries of the region.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by The Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies, wiiw in its series wiiw Research Reports with number 374.
Length: 197 pages including 33 Tables and 20 Figures
Date of creation: Oct 2011
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Publication status: Published as wiiw Research Report
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