Skills shortage and the demographic timebomb: labour market segmentation and the geography of labour

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Abstract

Skills shortage has emerged on the policy agenda, as the economy has moved out of the worst of the recession. Fears of skills problems intensifying as a result of the "demographic timebomb' are exaggerated. Instead, more attention needs to be paid to patterns and processes of labour market discrimination. -Author
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)339-345
Number of pages6
JournalArea
Volume22
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 1990

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