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Youth unemployment produces multiple scarring effects



McQuaid R (2014) Youth unemployment produces multiple scarring effects. Economy and Society Blog [Blog post] 28.07.2014.

It is clear that youth unemployment leads to many negative outcomes in terms of both material and mental wellbeing. Here, Ronald McQuaid summarises the multiple scarring effects of youth unemployment. Current high levels of youth unemployment will therefore be felt by society for decades, making effective policy responses incredibly important.

Type of mediaBlog post
Publication date online28/07/2014
PublisherLondon School of Economics
Publisher URL…th-unemployment/

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Professor Ronald McQuaid
Professor Ronald McQuaid

Professor of Work and Employment, Management, Work and Organisation