Working papers

2016

  1. The importance of informal finance in promoting decent work among informal operators: A comparative study of Uganda and India

    07 July 2016

    Social Finance Working Paper. 66

  2. Debt and productivity: Evidence from firm level data

    04 July 2016

  3. Firm dynamics and business cycle: What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger?

    23 June 2016

  4. Firms' demand for temporary labour in developing countries: Necessity or strategy?

    21 June 2016

  5. Non-standard forms of employment in Latin America: Prevalence, characteristics and impacts on wages

    31 May 2016

  6. Interregional knowledge sharing forum on promoting international cooperation and partnerships to realize a fair migration agenda for migrant domestic workers in Africa, the Arab States and Asia

    03 May 2016

    This is a discussion paper for the interregional knowledge sharing forum on Good practices and lessons learned on promoting international cooperation and partnerships to realize a fair migration agenda for migrant domestic workers in Africa, the Arab States and Asia. The forum aims to promote: (i) the sharing of good practices and innovations for protecting domestic workers; (ii) priority-setting and consensus-building between countries of origin on issues related to the protection of migrant domestic workers; and, (iii) priority-setting and consensus-building between countries of origin and countries of destination.

  7. Income security in the on-demand economy: Findings and policy lessons from a survey of crowdworkers

    01 May 2016

  8. Workfare programmes and their impact on the labour market: Effectiveness of Construyendo Perú

    27 April 2016

  9. Effectiveness of active labour market tools in Conditional Cash Transfers programmes: Evidence for Argentina

    06 April 2016

  10. Fiscal policy and the youth labour market

    04 April 2016

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 200