Thinking Space No.35: Structure of NEETs in Poland

The development of opportunities for young people and their integration into the labour market is fundamental for a thriving society in current times. Young people who are neither in employment, education or training (NEETs) have a high cost for any economy and in Poland, the economic loss due to the disengagement of young people is estimated to be above 2% (Mascherini et al. 2012).