The UK government is considering taking a stake in a dying asset when it could have helped build a balanced economy much earlier.
What aspects of the government’s reforms succeeded in assisting people into employment? And did the reforms improve the population’s economic well-being? Or have they left some groups worse off?
Today's employment crisis is as serious as the Great Depression – so why aren't we up in arms?
This week the IMF warns of secular stagnation while Moody's ponders a credit downgrade for Australia if GST and negative gearing are not tackled.
South Africa's labour market suffers from high unemployment. Reform of the education system may provide the only long-term sustainable solution to the problem.
The outlook is not good for those who may lose their jobs as a result of mining company Arrium going into voluntary administration, according to the latest OECD report.
In the past, technology both destroyed and created jobs. Is that trend ending?
Once again the US-AUD exchange rate has monetary policymakers worried.
There’s been a lot of research on whether being unemployed hurts your ability to get a new job. But what about if you’re working part-time or below your skill level?
Immigration is at the heart of the Brexit debate. Here's what the research says about employment.
Monthly labour force movements are feverishly reported - but has unemployment really changed?
Both the US and Australia face a global economy that is in deep, deep trouble.
Health and local employment prospects both play a part in whether older workers stop working.
Many jobs are likely to disappear due to technology and automation, but many more are likely to be created. The greatest challenge is managing the transition.
To achieve its ambition of becoming a middle income country, Uganda must accelerate the movement of workers from agriculture and the informal sector into modern industries.
Many couples ignore the warning signs that one of them might be about to lose their job.
Intelligent machines are taking on many of the jobs once carried out by humans but that doesn't mean we'll have mass unemployment.
The Coalition government will retain power if it can convince both business and voters it understands Australia's economic challenges.
Some suggest half of current jobs will be lost to automation over the next decade or two. But it's far too early to pit man versus machine.
The longer someone is unemployed, the worse their mental health gets and this can also hinder them from finding another job, research shows.