I Centri per l’impiego nei nuovi orientamenti delle politiche attive per il lavoro: vincoli o risorse?

Maurizio Avola, Laura Azzolina, Marco Cuttone

Abstract


In line with recent labour policy reforms, as well as the European programme known as Youth Guarantee, in Italy public employment services have gained a new centrality in active labour policies. However, public employment services in Italy have been only partially modernised and many critical issues still persist. As a result, a debate on the capacity of employment services to play efficiently an active role in labour policies supply has developed. This paper analyses employment centres in 4 areas in Sicily (one of the weakest regions in Italy in terms of institutional efficiency on labour policies), and their performance in the implementation of Youth Guarantee. The work shows the organizational change, the improved relational capacity and the institutional growth following this experience.

Keywords


Public Employment Services; Active Labour Market Policies; Youth Guarantee

Full Text:

PDF


DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.13128/cambio-20402

Creative Commons License

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (CC-BY- 4.0)

 
Firenze University Press
Via Cittadella, 7 - 50144 Firenze
Tel. (0039) 055 2757700 Fax (0039) 055 2757712
E-mail: info@fupress.com