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March 2021

Labour Market Statistics, March 2021

This briefing note sets out analysis of the Labour Market Statistics published on 23 March 2021.

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22 Mar 2021

One year on: we averted a jobs catastrophe, now we need to secure the recovery

In a long read to mark one year since the start of the national lockdown, IES Director Tony Wilson offers his reflections on three big stories in the labour market and what we can learn from these for the recovery.

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4 Mar 2021

Beating Obesity Stigma: A Three-step Programme

To mark World Obesity Day, Stephen Bevan calls for action to tackle the systematic barriers to workplace inclusivity faced by people living with obesity.

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'Nearly half of those people furloughed since the start of the pandemic are under the age of 24, and 88 per cent of…

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