Underemployment

For the television series, see Underemployed (TV series) Underemployment is the underuse of a worker because a job does not use the worker's skills, is part-time, or leaves the worker idle. Examples include holding a part-time job despite desiring full-time work, and overqualification, in which the employee has education, experience, or skills beyond the requirements of the job.Underemployment has been studied from a variety of perspectives, including economics, management, psychology, and sociology. In economics, for example, the term underemployment has three different distinct meanings and applications. All of the meanings involve a situation in which a person is working, unlike …

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NITI Aayog: National Institution for Transforming India (NITI Aayog) · 22 July 2024 English

The economic reforms under way and the economic & institutional reforms on the agenda for the next few years, will sustain growth of per capita GDP at 7% during the …

Agriculture is therefore 40% of average and seasonal underemployment remains a substantial problem.30 Female labour mechanization. There is disguised unemployment or underemployment, during most of the growing season. 32 supply located in currently rural areas. With less underemployment and greater labour productivity, agriculture


RSIS: S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies · 19 July 2024 English

Can the fourth-generation leaders, led by a prominent figure from the second generation in the 1980s and 1990s, innovate a way out of path dependency? In other words, can the …

for women (52.7% versus 78.7% for men) and underemployment. Anwar Ibrahim’s government is planning to


World Bank Group · 18 July 2024 English

Positioned as the linchpin in Albania’s journey towards a higher income economy and its aspirations for EU accession, the pivotal role of human capital cannot be overstated. However, the country …

family workers, re- flecting the high rates of underemployment for women. Women are mainly concentrated in


World Bank Group · 17 July 2024

limit the economy’s resilience to shocks. Finally, growth has not been inclusive due to the underemployment of young people and women in the formal sectors of the economy, and little redistribution of


World Bank Group · 17 July 2024 English

inequality/ Risk of under-participation/ underemployment of women (under Sub-Component 2.1 (Equipment)


World Bank Group · 17 July 2024 English

limit the economy’s resilience to shocks. Finally, growth has not been inclusive due to the underemployment of young people and women in the formal sectors of the economy, and little redistribution of

growth has not been inclusive due to the underemployment of young people and women in the formal sectors efficient, resilient, or inclusive due to the underemployment of young people and women in the formal sectors


World Bank Group · 17 July 2024 French

limit the economy’s resilience to shocks. Finally, growth has not been inclusive due to the underemployment of young people and women in the formal sectors of the economy, and little redistribution of


IFRI: Institut Français des Relations Internationales · 17 July 2024 English

Before Angola surpassed Nigeria as Africa’s top oil producer in April 2023, Nigeria was Africa’s main oil exporter even before the country gained independence in 1960. Nigeria’s Oil Wealth and …

Labour Force Statistics: Unemployment And Underemployment Report Q4, National Bureau of Statistics,


World Bank Group · 17 July 2024 English

Good road infrastructure decreases travel time and improves accessibility to urban areas. Improved rural-urban linkages could also affect rural employment through decreased time and travel costs. To study this link, …

an important issue, considering pos- sible underemployment in the agricultural sector. The studies show they can be considered underemployed. The underemployment might be due to the seasonality of agricultural


AU: African Union · 11 July 2024 English

This evaluation is based on the Report of the Senior Officials meeting of the AU Horn of African Initiative (AUHOAI) that was held in Mombasa in 2022, where Member States …

reasons ranging from poverty, unemployment and underemployment, conflict and violence, political instability


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