strongerinnumbers

meaningful results

 

Mostly stuff too long for Twitter for now


Under pressure?

Potential impact on pay rates

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#ThePolicy - work or not?

Are corporate tax cuts for small businesses likely to produce 1.8m new jobs?

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BBC2

Update on Fraser Nelson and Cameron the job-maker Part 2

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Missed or mist?

A look at some new puzzling on productivity from the Institute of Fiscal Studies

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Jobs and voting

A quick look at European election voting patterns

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BBC

Fraser Nelson and Cameron the job-maker Part 2

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I see no ships 

Fraser Nelson and Cameron the job-maker Part 1

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Astonishing

What a different story the data can tell

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"Please Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood"

General reflections prompted by splash reporting of rising housing benefit claims 

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Hidden or Hidden?

New arrivals as drivers of self-employment numbers  

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A Diversion

Very interesting but tantalising FOI data about labour market performance of new arrivals in their first years 

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The self-employment puzzle: a piece of the jigsaw? 

Impact of ageing on self-employment numbers

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The self-employment puzzle: continued 

Some analysis of occupational groups (lots of colours but not very interesting)

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prompts and links ...

Jonathan Portes

Writing in Financial World, Jonathan puzzles over the lack of productivity rebound from recession, and wonders whether ground has been lost permanently here.

Steven Toft (@FlipChartRick)

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