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This report from UK think tank the Fabian Society looks at workers and technology in the 2020s.

State of the North 2020

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By Jake Sumner; Phillip Blond

The UK has a productivity and prosperity problem. The country languishes at the bottom of productivity indices with employees working…

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By Lindsay Judge

In December 2017 we commissioned ComRes to survey 500 human resources decision makers in UK private sector firms that hire…

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By Various Authors

Conducted by YouGov on behalf of Centre for Social Justice Fieldwork Dates: 30th June - 3rd July 2017

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By Carys Roberts; Mathew Lawrence; Loren King

As machines become increasingly capable of performing tasks once thought to be the sole preserve of people, some commentators have…

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By Professor Len Shackleton

Proportion of UK employees needing a licence to work has doubled in the last 15 years.  A new report from…

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By Mathew Lawrence; Nigel Mason

The unequal ownership of capital in the economy is a powerful driver of inequality. With the share of national income…

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By Susan Harris Rimmer

Through the use of policy and spending levers, governments can play four primary roles in encouraging procurement from enterprises owned…

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By Daniel Mahoney

Low productivity is a crippling problem for the British economy. And it shows little sign of improvement: levels have been…

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By Diego Zuluaga

Widespread automation is often named as the greatest long-term threat to human employment. But Europe’s immediate job market problems are…

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