Unemployment rates have risen in Australia while falling in the US. But Australia has experienced a much smaller decline in the proportion of its population who are in work.
A new study reveals the challenges faced by people living with disabilities who want to open their own businesses.
Tax policy favours machines over workers. Here's how to change it.
Only half of disabled people are in work, despite high rates of employment across the population as a whole.
Turbulent times or business as usual? What the latest jobs figures do and don't tell us about the British economy as Brexit looms.
To realise Kenya's oil, gas and mining potential, the sector needs more people with the right skills to support it.
Hundreds of thousands of migrants have come through Australia's skilled migrant program. But we are wasting many of their skills.
The only reason journalists will mourn the demise of TV news station ANN7 will be the loss of jobs.
Can today's crisis in mental health be seen as the result of neoliberalism, the 2007/08 financial crisis and the austerity policies that followed?
Why are people from some states so much healthier than others? Despite what you may hear, it's not just about genetics or poor choices.
The number of jobs might be going up but the real test will be whether wages rise too.
The government claims university degrees are failing businesses, but analysis of the latest graduate outcome and employer satisfaction surveys tells us the problem is with underemployment.
The idea that automation and robotics will lead to huge job losses is wrong. Big business likes the sweat of cheap labour too much.
To Close the Gap, Indigenous Australians are the experts. Indigenous organisations are more likely to achieve outcomes because they understand local issues and have ‘skin in the game’.
Unlike other age groups, 16- to 24-year-olds haven't recovered the job losses they suffered during the Great Recession. Spurring investment and growth are key to getting them back to work.
Housing and wages loom as stubborn problems that could bring our economy unstuck in the year ahead.
Young and old job seekers use the same methods to look for work, but young people have the highest unemployment rates.
Government is about to be disrupted by technology in the same manner as major industries. It's about time.
Unemployment levels are low, but many people are being pushed into inadequately paid jobs by a punitive benefit system and lack of choice.
Farm dwellers' conclusion is that the politics associated with land is not about an organised emancipatory movement. Farm dwellers are mainly preoccupied with daily survival strategies.