The Enlargement of European Union and Labor Market: Trends and Challenges

Tuncay Guloglu, University of Kocaeli, Turkey
Gokhan Guder, United Nations Headquarters, Office of High Representative for Least Developed Countries

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Guloglu, T. & Guder, G. (2005). The Enlargement of European Union and Labor Market: Trends and Challenges . Ithaca, NY: Cornell University, School of Industrial and Labor Relations, International Programs.
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Abstract

In this paper the relationship between the EU labor markets and Eastern Enlargement is examined. Several issues will be examined throughout the paper, namely the current challenges and problems of the EU labor markets, their impacts on the overall competitiveness of the European economy, and the possible effects of the Eastern enlargement on both of these.