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Apr 2019

Progression in employment

New research indicates that employers who support the progression of low-skilled, low-paid workers reap significant benefits in the workplace.

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10 Sep 2019

Labour Market Statistics, September 2019: Mixed messages overall, but signs of trouble ahead

In his latest blog, IES Director Tony Wilson reflects on the new labour market statistics, highlighting mixed messages overall and signs of trouble ahead

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4 Sep 2019

Spending Round 2019 – comment from Institute for Employment Studies

Institute Director Tony Wilson responds to today’s Spending Round announcements

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