While the overall number of people in work is now higher than in 2008, the composition of the workforce is very different.
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Unemployment decreased by 132,000 in the three months to June 2014 to 2.08 million, with the unemployment rate now at 6.4 per cent, today’s labour market statistics reveal.
Whether they are a growing underclass or a sign of the UK economy’s bright future, the growing army of self-employed warrant our attention.
Good unemployment figures but stagnant pay have been the story about each month’s jobs figures for a year now.
Unemployment decreased by 121,000 in the three months to May 2014 to 2.12 million, with the unemployment rate now at 6.5 per cent, today’s labour market statistics reveal.
Recovery alone will not restore lost ground facing low-earning parents – the parties need to ensure the worst off feel the benefit of growth.
A review of manufacturing commissioned by Labour says the UK needs to avoid damaging economic short-termism.