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The Labour Market in Winter
Paul Gregg and Jonathan Wadsworth
January 2011
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Tags: labour markets; recession; employment; uk economy; education; welfare

This collection of essays - by leading economic experts on the UK labour market - provides an overview of the key issues concerning the performance of the labour market, and the policy issues surrounding it, with a focus on the recent recession and its aftermath. The result is the first comprehensive analysis of the economic downturn and the Labour government's record in the fields of employment, education, and welfare.