The threat of a loss of jobs in the the industries that support construction reveals the problem in relying on building to sustain the economy.
Freelancing is hardly the glamorous, coffee-fueled industry shown on TV. In OECD countries, most gig workers are in the service sector.
His anti-PC 'manifesto' might be filled with nonsense, but that doesn't mean James Damore's thoughts have no value, or that he should have been fired.
Mexico has traditionally been NAFTA's biggest loser. But Canada is at risk if the U.S. gets its way in removing a dispute settlement mechanism from the deal in the upcoming NAFTA renegotiations.
The effect of gender quotas on an organisation's performance depends on employee's attitude towards quotas, which in turn depends on the labour market environment.
Ethics and a clear vision really do matter – especially in these turbulent times.
New research released today by the Grattan Institute shows that income growth and unemployment rates are not obviously worse in regional areas.
Data show that people don't feel more insecure in their jobs now. In fact, that feeling is decreasing.
Research laboratories are dominated by men, and that's not only bad for lab culture, it can be dangerous for science.
With life expectancy stalling and austerity partly to blame, the UK must rethink its approach to retirement.
Prior to industrialisation in the 19th century, most people worked multiple jobs to piece together a living.
The tricky truth is that change goes in both directions.
Two experts assess the prime minister's claim and what the evidence says about the impact of a ban.
Social enterprises set up by refugees are also helping countries to overcome some of the challenges of economic and social integration of new arrivals.
If companies are using automated software in hiring, then job applicants should be able to use the same technology.
An independent review of modern working practices looks destined to change very little for people stuck working in the gig economy.
An expert in the charity sector responds to Jeff Bezos's request for advice on how to give his money away.
A deep dive into public sector earnings data since 2005 and how it compares to private sector pay.
Union membership continues to fall, particularly within industries that traditionally claim a strong union heritage.
Earnings data suggest higher education remains financially attractive for most students, and the small proposed fee increases should not materially affect that.