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March 2020

March jobs figures: A timely reminder that we must not lose sight of those already out of work

Tony Wilson reflects on this month's labour market statistics, that provide a timely reminder that we don't lose sight of those already out of work as economic inactivity continues to rise for those with long term health conditions.

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25 Mar 2020

Conference calls, coughs and children: Can parents really work from home?

IES employment policy researchers consider the impact on working parents in light of school and business closure, identifying several areas where support for (previously) working parents needs to be further strengthened.

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20 Mar 2020

Covid-19 Jobs and Incomes package: IES response

IES Director Tony Wilson reflects on the Chancellor’s plans to protect millions of jobs but questions the current support offered to the millions of self-employed.

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RT @XpertHR: Workforce planning: New @XpertHR good practice guidance on workforce planning, including how to plan under uncertainty, by @we

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