2004
Volume 30, Issue 2
  • ISSN: 0169-2216
  • E-ISSN: 2468-9424

Abstract

Young and unemployed: member of a lost generation?

Young and unemployed: member of a lost generation?

This article addresses the issue of youth unemployment in the Netherlands. Due to their relatively low levels of work experience and the growing incidence of less stable forms of employment, young people are likely to suffer the most from the economic and financial crisis. In this research, the author studies the ways in which 35 young people cope with unemployment. The findings show that while young unemployed people are facing difficulties in finding work, they remain optimistic regarding their career prospects and they do not feel to be members of a ‘lost generation’.

Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/journals/10.5117/2014.030.002.120
2014-06-01
2021-12-08
Loading full text...

Full text loading...

http://instance.metastore.ingenta.com/content/journals/10.5117/2014.030.002.120
Loading
This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error