International Journal of Business and Social Science

ISSN 2219-1933 (Print), 2219-6021 (Online) DOI: 10.30845/ijbss

The Effectiveness of Small and Medium Enterprises Adoption as a Strategic Option to Solve Unemployment Problem in the Arab World, an Example of Algeria
Youcef Ali Alia

Unemployment is an important economic and social problem in the majority of MENA countries. Getting an accurate and internationally comparable valuation of its magnitude is therefore of attention in its own right. The suitable measure of unemployment is likely to rely on the purpose at hand. Unemployment can be used as an indicator of inflationary weights in the labor market, as a gauge of social hardship or as a measure of underutilization of labor. It is, however, not necessarily the same set or the same number of persons that are of interest in each of these cases. This research paper aims to clarify what is unemployment and the reason that cause as well as suggesting Small and Medium Enterprises as a solution in solving the unemployment issue in the in the Arab region in general and Algeria in particular, the problem which has a negative impact on production capacity, economic growth and the overall development over the Arab region.

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