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When the company is teaching, employment is the winner

In Italy, the mismatch between school and the productive world is still quite significant. But the wind is changing: during the 2015/16 school year, 45.8% of students in the third, fourth, and fifth year of secondary school experienced work/school alternation, as against 18.5% the year before

Chronicle of twenty years of flexibility

From the Treu Package (after the name of the minister who proposed it) to the Jobs Act, Italy is moving swiftly in the direction of flexibility, to ensure more mobility in the labour market. However, to sustain growth more active policies on employment are needed as well as a general reform of subsidies