Monthly Archives: August 2018

Research on the functionality and impacts of work try-out

Work try-out is service to support the employment of unemployed customers of Public employment and business services (i.e. TE Services). A total of 40 000 customers participate in the service annually. The person in the work try-out receives unemployment benefit or basic daily allowance and expense allowance. Therefore, the person in the work try-out is free … Continue reading Research on the functionality and impacts of work try-out

MDI carried out an Evaluation Report on the Employment Programme and Growth Services for Growth Companies

MDI evaluates the impact of the projects of the growth program for growth companies and the feasibility of the operating model on behalf of the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment. MDI also made proposals for the development of preparatory work for growth services. The aim of the study was to assess the impact of … Continue reading MDI carried out an Evaluation Report on the Employment Programme and Growth Services for Growth Companies

Evaluation of the Government Key Project: Career opportunities for people with partial working ability

MDI, in co-operation with KPMG, will evaluate the key project Career opportunities for people with partial working ability at the end of 2018. The key project is one of the 26 key projects of the Prime Minister Sipilä’s Government Programme, which aims to strengthen the role of people with partial working ability so that they … Continue reading Evaluation of the Government Key Project: Career opportunities for people with partial working ability

Growth of low-wage jobs and Finnish social security

National initiative for basic security and activity (TOIMI, in Finnish only), produces information and insights by analysing the current status of basic security and mapping alternatives for future solutions. One of the central changes in the labour market is the simultaneous growth of both demanding tasks and low-wage jobs. Especially the growth of low-wage jobs … Continue reading Growth of low-wage jobs and Finnish social security