Chapter 5. A Geography of Mismatch? Employers, Jobs and Training

  1. Peter Sunley,
  2. Ron Martin and
  3. Corinne Nativel

Published Online: 13 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470795873.ch5

Putting Workfare in Place: Local Labour Markets and the New Deal

Putting Workfare in Place: Local Labour Markets and the New Deal

How to Cite

Sunley, P., Martin, R. and Nativel, C. (2006) A Geography of Mismatch? Employers, Jobs and Training, in Putting Workfare in Place: Local Labour Markets and the New Deal, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470795873.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405107853

Online ISBN: 9780470795873

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Keywords:

  • geography of mismatch;
  • substantial emphasis;
  • local labour markets;
  • internally homogenous entities;
  • social relationships

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introducing Gatekeepers' Tales

  • Variations in Job Opportunities and Recruitment

  • A Pool of ‘Cheap Labour’?

  • The Role of the Job Subsidy

  • Training Provision under the NDYP

  • A Typology of Employer Participation

  • Conclusions