labor market

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Noun1.labor market - the market in which workers compete for jobs and employers compete for workerslabor market - the market in which workers compete for jobs and employers compete for workers
market, marketplace, market place - the world of commercial activity where goods and services are bought and sold; "without competition there would be no market"; "they were driven from the marketplace"
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Washington, Safar 21, 1437, Dec 3, 2015, SPA -- The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits increased last week, the government said Thursday, but remained at levels consistent with a strengthening labor market.
So having the degree is generally beneficial to the individual's employment status and economic condition, and metropolitan areas often strive to attract a more highly educated labor force on the assumption that doing so will benefit the local labor market as a whole.
Specialized committees of the programs conduct specialized and comprehension revisions for the educational programs, and disciplines of study in the colleges of technology in order to achieve harmonization between output and the needs of the labor market.
Contract award: "Analyses and forecasts for the development of the labor market in Bulgaria.
He lauded BCCI's contribution to the development and regulation of the labor market and visions at the formulation of the labour market's laws.
The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) has stated its intention to continue its large-scale purchases of securities until there is "substantial improvement in the outlook for the labor market.
In this article, I analyze diverging political pathways of labor market reform with an empirical focus on the cases of Japan and Korea.
The European Commission will announce by Friday which EU member states want to preserve the labor market restrictions for Bulgarian and Romanian workers, the Bulgarian Telegraph Agency has informed.
DAMASCUS, (SANA) -- The Syrian Ministry of Social Affairs and Labor launched the Labor Market Report for 2009-2010, in cooperation with the Central Bureau of Statistics and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) as a first step towards establishing the National Labor Market Observatory.
The recent recession that hit the global economy resulted in substantial contractions in GDP among major industrialized countries, but their labor market outcomes varied significantly.
Summary: ABU DHABI - The United Arab Emirates has attained advanced positions within the Global Competitive Report of 2010 issued by the World Economic Forum in the area of factors determining the enhancement of labor market efficiency.