A Ticket to Work: Policies for the Young Unemployed in Britain and Germany

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In A Ticket to Work , Bettina Kohlrausch examines the differing approaches taken by Britain and Germany to assist young people with the often difficult transition from school to full-time work. Detailing the workings of such programs as skills training and job-placement assistance, the volume places those methods in the context of the general political and economic climate of the two nations, drawing a contrast between Britain's more liberal market economy and Germany's more structured and coordinated regime.