Many firms appear to be using apprentices as a source of ultra-cheap labour.
Category Archives: Sustainable Economy
There has been a steady trend since the election that the relative position of young people has worsened in comparison with other groups.
Positive labour market figures are to be understood in the context of the post-crisis period as a whole and must not detract from the long-standing pressures on working people.
The OECD have released data showing that GDP in the G20 area grew by 0.9 per cent in the third quarter of 2014, up from 0.8 per cent in the previous quarter.
Labour’s deficit reduction plans for the next parliament are genuinely different to those of the Conservatives.