ERIC Number: ED022003
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1964-Nov
Reference Count: 0
International Joint Seminar on Geographical and Occupational Mobility of Manpower (Castelfusano, November 19-22, 1963). Final Report. International Seminars 1963.
Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, Paris (France). Social Affairs Div.
Representatives of employers' and workers' organizations from 16 member countries met to analyze the problems of facilitating adjustment to geographical and occupational changes, to discuss their experience, and to study the type of overall program needed in this field. The report contains (1) an introduction to the Seminar by Solomon Barkin, (2) a summary, by Guy Routh of the discussions concerning geographical mobility, occupational mobility, and policies of governments and international organizations, and (3) the resolutions adopted by the Seminar participants. Four preliminary reports prepared for the Seminar, giving the background of the problem and the role of the employers and the unions in connection with it, are included in the appendix: (1) "Geographical Mobility of Manpower," by Guy Routh, (2) "Occupational Mobility of Manpower," by Claude Vimont, (3) "Role of the Employers' Organizations in Geographical and Occupational Mobility," by Walter Schlotfeldt, and (4) "Role of the Trade Unions in Connection with Geographical and Occupational Mobility," by Pierre Jeanne. Tabular data is interspersed throughout the report. (ET)
Descriptors: Economic Factors, Economic Progress, Employees, Employers, Employment Patterns, Employment Problems, Employment Services, Foreign Countries, Job Training, Labor Economics, Labor Force, Labor Market, Labor Utilization, Migration, Occupational Mobility, Occupations, Organizations (Groups), Public Policy, Seminars, Socioeconomic Influences, Tenure, Unions, Vocational Education
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Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, Paris (France). Social Affairs Div.