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Economic Reports (page 5)

Of Debts and Deficits

19 Oct 2010, by in Economic Reports

Download the 3rd Economic Report The TUC’s latest Economic Report contains the usual round-up of the latest data plus a detailed briefing on public deficits, debt and what the cuts could mean for individual departments and welfare.

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Labour Market Report #7

23 Sep 2010, by in Economic Reports, Labour market

Download the 7th TUC Labour Market Report Today we publish our latest Labour Market Report, looking at the latest employment and unemployment figures. There’s some good news, including very strong employment growth and a significant fall in the number of redundancies. But there are worrying indicators as well. ‘Claimant count’ unemployment is up a little,…

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Economic Report #2: Defining poverty

17 Jun 2010, by in Economic Reports, Economics

Download the 2nd Economic Report Today we have published our second Economic Report. The first section provides a detailed overview of key economic indicators, including growth forecasts, public borrowing figures and labour market performance. In the second section, given the Government’s recent announcement of a ‘Review on Poverty and Life Chances‘, we consider how poverty…

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Labour Market Report #4: a weak recovery

17 Jun 2010, by in Economic Reports

Download the 4th TUC Labour Market Report Today we have published our latest Labour Market Report, which takes a brief look at the latest employment figures. The unemployment numbers are beginning to improve: the latest figure – 2,472,000 – is 23,000 higher than the previous quarter, but 38,000 lower than last month’s figure. Other data…

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The TUC’s new Economic Report

29 Apr 2010, by in Economic Reports, Economics

Download the 1st Economic Report Today the TUC has launched a new bi-monthly Economic Report, which takes the place of the popular Recession Report. The first edition presents some of the main economic data and takes a look at the various manifestos have to say about jobs and welfare-to-work. A weak recovery During 2009 as…

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