Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): James Yao , and Calvin McDonald
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 November 2003
Keywords: institutions, wage, skilled labor, employment, labor demand, labor market, Demand and Supply of Labor: General, Unemployment: Models, Duration, Incidence
Despite strong economic growth, a "U"-curve unemployment phenomenon in Mauritius can be observed. Unemployment plunged from 21 percent to less than 4 percent between the early 1980s and the early 1990s, but this tr...