Quotation Abeliansky, Ana Lucia, Algur, Eda, Bloom, David, Prettner, Klaus. 2020. The future of work: Meeting the global challenges of demographic change and automation. International Labour Review. 159 (3), 285-306.


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This article explores future job creation needs under conditions of demographic, economic and technological change. The authors first estimate the implications for job creation during 2020–30 of population growth, changes in labour force participation and the achievement of target unemployment rates, by age and sex. Second, they analyse the job creation needs by country income group and, lastly, examine the effects of accelerated automation. Projections indicate that shifting demographics will account for a far greater share of the estimated global need for 340 million jobs over 2020–30 than automation.

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Status of publication Published
Affiliation External
Type of publication Journal article
Journal International Labour Review
Citation Index SSCI
WU Journalrating 2009 A
WU-Journal-Rating new VW-D
Language English
Title The future of work: Meeting the global challenges of demographic change and automation
Volume 159
Number 3
Year 2020
Page from 285
Page to 306
DOI https://doi.org/10.1111/ilr.12168
Open Access N

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Abeliansky, Ana Lucia (Details)
Prettner, Klaus (Details)
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Algur, Eda (Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, United States/USA)
Bloom, David (Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, United States/USA)
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