Labour market reforms can raise employment and incomes. Establishing a public employment service as a one-stop shop for job seekers would make it easier for people to find jobs, and for employers to find the right workers. Costly industrial actions have held back the economy without delivering major gains to workers. To reduce conflict and provide better outcomes for workers and employers, the OECD suggests an increased role for mediation and arbitration.
Chosen excerpts by Job Market Monitor. Read the whole story at An inclusive South Africa needs more investment and jobs – OECD.