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Youth unemployment: government evidence on EU action to tackle youth unemployment

Government evidence submitted to the Lords EU sub-committee B in response to a call for evidence on EU action to tackle youth unemployment.

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This report was submitted to the Lords EU sub-committee on the internal market, infrastructure and employment in October 2013. It was in response to a call for evidence on EU action to tackle youth unemployment.

It presents:

  • a summary of the key evidence on the effectiveness of policy interventions aimed at reducing youth unemployment
  • background on the youth labour market situation in the EU and UK
  • a brief summary of the government’s position at the time on the EU’s policies to tackle youth unemployment