Recovery patterns, growth and employment potential, with specific reference to Global Jobs Pact integrated approach countries

This paper reviews global recovery patterns in the aftermath of the worldwide recession of 2008–09, focusing on output and employment, and key macroeconomic policy issues to improve the post-crisis growth potential. It examines these issues for six of the countries (Bulgaria, El Salvador, Indonesia, Jordan, Mongolia and South Africa) that have requested ILO support for an integrated application of the Global Jobs Pact.