Emerging patterns in the labour market: A reversal from the 1990s' - ARCHIVED

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Most of the new trends that began in 2001 intensified last year, notably the growth in natural resources and construction and losses in factories and the ICT sector. This shift also equalized job growth in urban and rural areas. Almost all job growth was for older workers, reflecting both their increasing share of the population and growing attachment to the labour force.

Issue Number: 2006002
Author(s): Cross, Philip
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