Why is the UK suffering from a Labour Shortage?
There are over 1 million job vacancies in the UK in September 2021, but Brexit isn’t the only reason!
How to Improve Work in the United Kingdom
Below is my summary of chapters 6-11 of the Taylor Review of Modern Working Practices, which deals with what needs to be done to make work better for more people in the UK. Executive summary: we need to deal with the following areas: Legal issues – we need greater clarity in the law pertaining to…
An Overview of the UK Labour Market (2017)
Adapted from Taylor’s ‘Good Work’ Report (2017). This report reviews the current state of work and makes (some fairly limited and piecemeal) policy recommendations about how to make work fairer for more people. Characteristics of the UK labour market The Review coins the term ‘the British way’ to describe the current working landscape in Britain…