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Title: Trends in the share of long-term unemployment in Ireland
Author: Breen, Richard
Honohan, Patrick
Keywords: Long-term unemployment
Ireland
Labour force
Unemployment
Issue Date: 1991
Publisher: Economic & Social Research Institute
Citation: Breen, Richard; Honohan, Patrick. 'Trends in the share of long-term unemployment in Ireland'. - Economic & Social Review, Vol. 23, No.1, October, 1991, pp. 73-92. Dublin: Economic & Social Research Institute
Abstract: Unemployment in Ireland has long been characterised by two features: a relatively high rate of unemployment, and a relatively high proportion of the unemployed who are long-term unemployed (defined as unemployed for one year or more). The share of long-term unemployment in total male unemployment in Ireland, 1966-1990, is plotted in Figure 1. This shows several periods of rapid growth of which the increase during the 1980s was the greatest. Similarly, over the same period, the male unemployment rate, as a share of the labour force, has shown a considerable increase, most marked between 1979 and 1986.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2262/64309
ISSN: 00129984
Appears in Collections:Economic and Social Review Archive: Complete Collection 1969-
The Economic and Social Review, Vol. 23, No. 1, October, 1991

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