Ride-hailing app drivers – partners or exploited labour?
Using technology and rhetoric, ride-hailing companies manage to dictate drivers while simultaneously creating the illusion of equal relation.
South Africa lacks a clear definition of disability – and its limited view of who should be regarded as having a disability in the labour market is at odds with international practice.
Unions have campaigned hard against temporary labour provisions in the China Australia free trade agreement.
The Australian government has powers it could use to patch the problems around temporary labour provisions in the China-Australia trade agreement.
Unemployed South Africans wait for work outside a factory gate in downtown Johannesburg. A wage subsidy could help reduce the numbers by offering opportunities to school leavers.
South Africa's unemployment figures have been stubbornly high over the past two decades. One policy measure that could help alleviate the pressure is a youth wage subsidy.