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Author Gunatilaka, Ramani.

Title The challenge of youth unemployment in Sri Lanka [electronic resource] / Ramani Gunatilaka, Markus Mayer, and Milan Vodopivec.

Imprint Washington D.C. : World Bank, c2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xx, 274 p. : ill.
Series Directions in development
Directions in development (Washington, D.C.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Labor market trends and outcomes in Sri Lanka -- Labor market institutions and labor market segmentation in Sri Lanka -- Explaining labor market imbalance in Sri Lanka : evidence from JobsNet data -- Effects of training on labor market outcomes -- School-to-work transitions of Sri Lankan university graduates -- Youth mobility and overseas migration in Sri Lanka -- Developing youth entrepreneurs : a critical analysis of policies and programs on entrepreneurship as a youth employment -- Strategy in Sri Lanka -- Discrimination and social exclusion of youth in Sri Lanka -- A analysis of gender and ethnic wage differentials among youth in Sri Lanka : 1996-2004 -- Concerns of youth affected by civil conflict in Sri Lanka.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Youth -- Employment -- Sri Lanka.
School-to-work transition -- Sri Lanka.
Labor market -- Sri Lanka.
Youth -- Sri Lanka -- Social conditions.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Mayer, Markus, 1960-
Vodopivec, Milan.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780821381175 (alk. paper)
9780821381182 (ebook)

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