Education and Unemployment : Patterns of Labour Market

  title={Education and Unemployment : Patterns of Labour Market},
  author={H Scherer},
Over the last two decades, youth unemployment emerged as one of the major problems of many contemporary European societies. As educational achievement is regularly claimed to prevent labour market exclusion, this paper explores the educational stratification of unemployment in early labour market career and its institutional embeddedness in specific education and employment systems. For the sake of comparative analysis, the paper investigates youth unemployment in France, the United Kingdom and… CONTINUE READING
Highly Cited
This paper has 49 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS


Publications citing this paper.


Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 51 references

Unemployment. Macroeconomic Performance and the Labour Market

  • Layard, Richard, Stephen Nickell, Richard Jackman
  • 1991
Highly Influential
3 Excerpts

Educational Reform in France, West-Germany, the United Kingdom and Hungary

  • Brauns, Hildegard, Susanne Steinmann
  • Updating the CASMIN Educational Classification…
  • 1999
2 Excerpts

forthcomming): Vocational Education in Germany and France

  • Brauns, Hildegard
  • Special Issue of the International Journal of…
  • 1999

Bildung in Frankreich. Eine Studie zum Wandel herkunfts- und geschlechtsspezifischen Bildungsverhaltens. Opladen: Leske+Budrich

  • Brauns, Hildegard
  • 1998

Education and Occupation in Britain

  • Heath, Anthony, Sin Yi Cheung
  • From School to Work . A Comparative Study of…
  • 1998

From School to Work. A Comparative Study of Educational Qualifications and Occupational Destinations

  • Shavit, Yossi, Walter Müller
  • 1998

Sub-minimum Wage Employment and Earnings Profiles in Low Skill Labour Market

  • D. Balsan, P. S. Hanchane
  • Werquin,
  • 1998

The Institutional Embeddedness of the Stratification Process : A Comparative Study of Qualifications and Occupations in Thirteen Countries

  • Walter Müller, Yossi Shavit
  • 1998

Educational Expansion and Returns to Education. A Comparative Study for Germany, France, the UK, and Hungary

  • Brauns, Hildegard, Walter Müller, Susanne Steinmann
  • MZES Working Paper AB I / 23. Mannheim: Mannheim…
  • 1997

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…