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Labour Market Report #20

22 Nov 2011, by in Economic Reports, Economics

Download the 20th TUC Labour Market Report This month’s Labour Market Report looks at the exceptionally grim employment and unemployment figures, all at their worst since 2009: before the end of the recession. There are one million unemployed young people and a quarter of a million who have been unemployed for over a year. The…

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Labour Market Report #19

24 Oct 2011, by in Economic Reports, Labour market

Today’s Labour Market Report looks at record unemployment figures, falls in employment and particularly bad results for young people. The government claims our employment problems are imported from the Eurozone, but the latest data shows that industrial production is up in the rest of Europe but down here ….

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Labour Market Report #18

19 Sep 2011, by in Economic Reports, Labour market

Today’s Labour Market Report looks at the worst employment figures since the recession. Employment is down, unemployment and long-term unemployment are up, the results for young people are especially distressing. Possibly most worrying of all, after a decades-long fall in the number of women economically inactive because they are looking after their homes or family,…

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Today’s Labour Market Report (#17)

14 Jul 2011, by in Economic Reports, Labour market

Download the 17th TUC Labour Market Report We have just published this month’s Labour Market Report, covering the latest Labour Market data. Again the headline figures for employment and unemployment are good, but these are more worrying items too. Claimant Count unemployment is rising but job vacancies are at a very low level. Labour market…

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Today’s Labour Market Report (#15)

22 Jun 2011, by in Economic Reports, Labour market

Download the 15th TUC Labour Market Report We have just published this month’s Labour Market Report. While the headlines are higher employment and lower unemployment, there are some worrying other statistics. In particular, the labour market continues to favour men more than women and the Claimant Count shows unemployment rising. The Report includes a discussion…

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This month’s Labour Market Report

18 Apr 2011, by in Economic Reports, Labour market

Download the 14th TUC Labour Market Report Labour Market Report # 14 looks at the latest employment figures to find out what has happened to employment and unemployment rates for different age groups since the recession started. There’s a general pattern of older groups doing better than younger – employment rates have actually risen for…

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Today’s Labour Market Report

21 Jan 2011, by in Economic Reports, Labour market

Download the 11th TUC Labour Market Report Today we have published our latest Labour Market Report based on the Office for National Statistics monthly employment figures. In this issue, we look at the rise in unemployment and fall in employment and the growth of involuntary part-time work. Full-time and employee employment levels have yet to…

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