OECD Social, Employment and Migration Working Papers

Rising Youth Unemployment During The Crisis: How to Prevent Negative Long-term Consequences on a Generation?

DOI:https://doi.org/10.1787/5kmh79zb2mmv-en

The global economic crisis has hit youth very hard. In the OECD area, the youth (15-24) unemployment rate rose by 6 percentage points in the two years to the end of 2009, to reach almost 19%. There are currently nearly 15 million youth unemployed in the OECD area, about four million more than...



Linking

Link to this publication:
Link to this publication with cover:
Link to this page:

Embedding

800
x
600
550
x
700
AUTO
SIZE
Custom:
Width:
Height: