MULTIMEDIA
INFOGRAPHIC: Do informal labour markets promote or constrain inclusive growth?
Click on the image to see the infographic on full size Authored by the Development Policy Research Unit at Cape Town University as part of the ELLA Programme, which is managed...
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COMPARATIVE EVIDENCE PAPER
Rethinking the effect of informality on inclusive growth: lessons from Colombia and South Africa for their regions
Colombia and South Africa are both upper-middle income countries where the debates surrounding informality in the two countries are very different. In South Africa, the informal sector is relatively small...
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BRIEF
On the Doorstep of Formality: Different solutions for Different Informalities
Informality is a corrosive phenomenon for taxes, production, competitiveness, and society I general, but it is also the only livelihood option for some population groups. This report analyses how informality...
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BRIEF
Informality and Inclusive Growth: What South Africa can tell us about the benefits and costs of informal employment
Informality in the labour market is often seen as both a hindrance and a help to inclusive growth. On the one hand, low pay and less benefits – which characterise...
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MULTIMEDIA
INFOGRAPHIC: Informality and inclusive growth in sub-saharan Africa
Authored by DPRU as part of the ELLA Programme, which is managed by Practical Action Consulting Latin America (Soluciones Prácticas Consultoría). To see the full Research Paper, visit: Informality and Inclusive Growth in...
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REGIONAL EVIDENCE PAPER
Informality and Inclusive Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa
Despite relatively high growth rates, improvements in poverty and inequality have been constrained in many developing countries over the last decade, suggesting that economic growth has not been inclusive. In...
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REGIONAL EVIDENCE PAPER
Informality and Inclusive Growth in Latin America: The Case of Colombia
The purpose of this research is to understand the impact of informality on inclusive growth in Latin America, and particularly in Colombia. The relationship between informality and inclusive growth is...
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DESIGN AND METHODS PAPER
Informality and Inclusive Growth
This paper is a working document, and the first stage in the conduct of a joint research in the topic of informality and inclusive growth. The research will study the...
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GUIDE
Active Labour Market Policies in Latin America
The two principal aims of labour market policies are to overcome market failures preventing the efficient operation of labour markets and to provide support for socio-economically disadvantaged groups facing barriers...
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SPOTLIGHT ON KNOWLEDGE
Spotlight on Publications: Labour Market Policies in Latin America
  GENDER AND LABOUR The Gender Perspective in Economic and Labour Policies: State of the Art in Latin America and the Caribbean
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