Exclusion, unemployment and non-employment
Green, Anne E. (1997) Exclusion, unemployment and non-employment. Regional Studies, Volume 31 (Number 5). pp. 505-520. ISSN 0034-3404Full text not available from this repository.
Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00343409750132298
This paper provides an overview of selected issues pertinent to an examination of comparative experiences of exclusion, with foremost emphasis on the labour market dimension of exclusion - notably unemployment and non-employment. The way in which 'losers' and 'winners' emerge as a result of changes in the socio-economic environment is outlined, with particular attention paid to identification of who the losers are, and where they are located. Specific remarks and empirical details of the UK experience are used for illustrative purposes, but much of the discussion relates to the situation in European Union countries more generally. Drawing on this review, some of the issues surrounding the identification and measurement of the unemployed and non-employed are explored, and the need for a range of alternative indicators and methodological perspectives on labour market exclusion is discussed. Finally, some of the issues relevant to the formulation of successful policies to combat unemployment and non-employment are outlined.
|Item Type:||Journal Item|
|Subjects:||G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GE Environmental Sciences
G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation
|Divisions:||Faculty of Social Sciences > Institute for Employment Research|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Regional Studies|
|Number of Pages:||15|
|Page Range:||pp. 505-520|
|Access rights to Published version:||Restricted or Subscription Access|
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