Record-breaking unemployment figures
I have a post at Left Foot Forward, looking at today’s labour market figures. We have the biggest increase in unemployment since the recession and figures for youth unemployment and women’s unemployment that are the worst since the current series of records began in 1992. There has been a drastic fall in part-time and temporary employment and the number of job vacancies has hardly moved. But the Minister for Employment thinks it’s all the Eurozone’s fault ….