International experience with worker-side and employer-side wage and employment subsidies, and job search assistance programmes: implications for South Africa

OUTPUT TYPE: Research report- other
PUBLICATION YEAR: 1993
TITLE AUTHOR(S): C.Smith
KEYWORDS: EMPLOYMENT, LABOUR MARKET, UNEMPLOYMENT, WAGE INEQUALITY, WORKING CLASS
DEPARTMENT: Economic Perfomance and Development (EPD)
Intranet: HSRC Library: shelf number 4249

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Abstract

This paper will discuss the design and purpose of these programmes, and explore which have been most successful in recent history, and which are likely to be most beneficial for improving the labour market prospects of South Africa?s large unemployed population.