Workers in the gig economy have to deal with labour insecurity but they also take on more risk by using their own money to buy the tools they need to work.
Was Malcolm Turnbull right to say that 300,000 new jobs created in the last calendar year, with almost two-thirds held by women?
Australian voters can choose between a youth unemployment policy from the Coalition, seen as a hand out, and the Labor policy which is a hand up.
Research shows that Roma and other EU migrants don't come to the UK for state benefits.
Students who complete internships at university are better at managing their careers and are satisifed with their career choices, research shows.
Internships can have direct and indirect costs that may exclude some who can't afford them.
Was Opposition Leader Bill Shorten right about full time job losses and underemployment under the Coalition government?
The economy added fewer jobs than expected in May, suggesting a Fed rate hike this month is off the table. What else did we learn from the report?
There is an ongoing trend of low workforce participation among Indigenous people, research demonstrates eight ways to improve this.
Who's more likely to help you find a job, your close friends or the casual acquaintance you see at the gym? An examination of Facebook friends offers some clues.
A case of an uber driver from Perth suing the company because his contract was terminated may show how protected drivers are under law.
Dress codes in the workplace have a long and complicated history for women – especially those in corporate life.
While there has been a rise in contracting out and 'disruptors' such as Uber, employment is an will remain the dominant method of business operation in a capitalist setting.
Moves to criminalise sex work are facing tough opposition from those in the industry.
The success of the government's new youth employment plan will depend on how its used by services, employers and young people alike.
Budget repair was put off till later, and the net impact of decisions in the budget was small, but it will be easier to defend in the coming election campaign than some other recent efforts.
The government assumes that with the right education and training, a young person will be able to get work. But this is not the case, especially for young people who live in rural and regional areas.
Too little is known about the changing work patterns at the margins of the labour market.
Proposed labour reforms in France have sparked mass protests led by young people who want to reclaim democracy from the elite.
Poor economic performance and high levels of skilled migration are standing in the way of young Australians entering the labour market for the first time.