Tag Archives: TUC

Strength in labour market figures, but a disinflationary outlook from the Bank

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The monthly figures show positive real earnings for the first time since 2009.

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How can women break the pay glass ceiling?

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What can be done to break the glass ceiling and get more women off the sticky floor?

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Men twice as likely to earn over £50,000 a year as women, according to new figures

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Men working full-time are twice as likely to earn over £50,000 a year as full-time women, according to an analysis by the TUC to mark Equal Pay Day.

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Government announces ‘preferred bidders’ for probation contracts: service in chaos as privatisation goes ahead

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Chris Grayling is rushing ahead with government plans to privatise probation services.

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Labour needs policies that end low paid and low skilled work

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The UK has too many poorly performing workplaces, according to a new report.

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Event: How can we make economic growth work for everyone?

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Left Foot Forward is hosting a discussion about making economic growth fairer at this year’s Labour Party conference in Manchester.

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Labour (finally) grasps the nettle on employment tribunal fees

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The latest set of quarterly tribunal statistics confirm the ongoing evisceration of workers’ access to justice by the Coalition.

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A strong recovery needs strong unions and public investment

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When the share of wages in national income decreases, consumption decreases.

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Once again we’re reminded: this won’t feel like a recovery to most people

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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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Outsourcing child protection services is not the answer

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The competitive process has not delivered value for anyone.

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