Monday, 29 October 2012

Changes in the economy, the labor market, and expectations for the future: What might Europe and the United States look like in twenty-five years?

an article by Sandra Buchholz and Hans-Peter Blossfeld (University of Bamberg, Germany) published in New Directions for Youth Development Volume 2012 Issue 135 (Autumn/fall 2012)


In times of globalisation, modern societies’ labour markets have been marked by an increasing segmentation and growing social inequality. Youths in particular have experienced a worsening of their employment chances in the past three decades.

However, what will the future bring?

Hazel’s comment:
It is unfortunate, to say the least, that the abstracts in this publication are so scanty as there are several articles in this issue that look potentially interesting.

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