Activation Policies in Switzerland [E-Book] / Nicola Duell ... [et al]
Duell, Nicola.
Tergeist, Peter. / Bazant, Ursula. / Cimper, Sylvie.
Paris : OECD Publishing, 2010
142 p. ; 21 x 29.7cm.
OECD Social, Employment and Migration Working Papers ; 112
Social Issues/Migration/Health
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This report examines the performance of public employment services and the effectiveness of activation strategies in Switzerland. It covers the role of the key actors in labour market policy, the placement function of the Public Employment Service (PES), the structure of out-of-work benefits and the related incentives and disincentives for taking up work, and discusses the main features of active labour market programmes (ALMPs)...