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Korea should strengthen its social safety net and improve support for laid-off workers to help them find a new job more quickly, according to a new OECD report.
These country notes profile public sector human resource practices and policies, covering issues including legal frameworks; age and gender composition of workers; public sector restructuring; management practices; industrial relations and reforms.
Skills and educational development for inclusive and sustainable growth are becoming significant drivers in OECD countries.
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The Korean labour market continues to perform well after a quick recovery from the global economic crisis. Korea’s unemployment rate was 3.2% in May 2012, 0.2% point lower than a year earlier, and nearly down to its pre-crisis level of 3.1%.
Korea faces the challenge of reversing rising inequality while sustaining robust economic growth.
The OECD, in collaboration with the ILO, has prepared a series of reports to support the Ministers’ discussions at the G20 Labour and Employment Ministerial meeting in Guadalajara on 17-18 May, 2012.
Country Notes from OECD Economic Policy Reforms: Going for growth 2011 presenting OECD recommendations for structural reform priorities for individual countries.
This report examines the relationship between SMEs' management of intellectual assets, innovation and competitiveness.
G20 Labour and Employment Ministerial, Paris 26-27 September 2011
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대한민국 노동시장은 2008-2009년 간의 전세계적 경제위기 충격으로부터 매우 빠르게 회복하였다. 2011년 오이시디 고용전망보고서는 대한민국 경제의 급속한 회복은 여타 오이시디 회원국 대비 상대적으로 탄력적이었던 노동시장성과가 이를 반영하고 있다고 설명한다.