Youth unemployment dynamics in the labour market of the periphery

SOURCE: State of the Nation 2014: South Africa 1994-2014: a twenty-year review
OUTPUT TYPE: Chapter in Monograph
PUBLICATION YEAR: 2014
TITLE AUTHOR(S): C.Cross, S.Ngandu
SOURCE EDITOR(S): T.Meyiwa, M.Nkondo, M.Chitiga-Mabugu, M.Sithole, F.Nyamnjoh
KEYWORDS: LABOUR MARKET, UNEMPLOYMENT, YOUTH
DEPARTMENT: Economic Perfomance and Development (EPD)
Print: HSRC Library: shelf number 8169

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Abstract

Inside and outside of government, youth employment is generally agreed to be among South Africa's two of three most urgent undertakings. The relation between spatial location and the job-search strategies as used by youth may be pivotal, needing intensive review in the light of recent findings.