Botswana : Selected Issues

Publication Date: August 10, 2012
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Summary: Poverty and unemployment remained high in Botswana. The shortcomings of the labor market policies are responsible for a high unemployment rate. This selected issues paper sheds considerable light on ways that Botswana can enhance inclusive growth and reduce the high level of structural unemployment. Botswana was identified as having been able to sustain the highest economic growth compared with others in its league. Assessors suggest a prudent labor market for an overall sustained economic growth.
Series: Country Report No. 12/235
Subject(s): Economic growth | Income distribution | Labor markets | Selected issues | Unemployment

Publication Date: August 10, 2012
ISBN/ISSN: 9781475504897/1934-7685 Format: Paper
Stock No: 1BWAEA2012002 Pages: 44
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