OECD Employment Outlook

2004 Edition

Release Date: September 1, 2004

This annual review of the labor market in OECD countries provides data on unemployment and employment ratios, together with articles on current labor issues. The Employment Outlook 2004 includes chapters on Clocking In (and Out): Several Facets of Working Time; Employment Protection Regulation and Labour Market Performance; Wage-Setting Institutions and Outcomes; Improving Skills for More and Better Jobs: Does Training Make a Difference?; Informal Employment and Promoting the Transition to a Salaried Economy