'Cuts will see unemployment hit 3m.'
- Job slide spreads to hit high street. Phillips, Lucy // People Management;8/21/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 17, p7
The article reports on the spread of unemployment and recruitment slowdown to new sectors due to the worsening of Great Britain's economy. According to the Office for National Statistics (ONS), unemployment was up by 60,000 in the three months to June 2008. John Philpott of the Chartered...
- FORMING A WORKING COALITION GOVERNMENT. Macintosh, Anne; Laws, David // Parliamentarian;2011 United Kingdom Supplement, p20
The article reports that Great Britain's Conservative Party has formed a coalition government as it could not achieve majority votes in recent general elections of the county's House of Commons. As stated, the coalition government can be good for Great Britain as it brought various changes in...
- Welfare-to-work isn't working. Fothergill, Steve // People, Place & Policy Online;2013, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p61
The Coalition government's welfare-to-work policies are founded on the false assumptions that there are plenty of jobs available for the unemployed and that there are insufficient financial incentives to move into work. The services delivered by the Work Programme add little to employability....
- Outlook and Assumptions: Domestic Assumptions. // United Kingdom Country Monitor;Jan2012, p3
The article provides an outlook for domestic assumption in Great Britain for 2012-2013. It forecasts that European policymakers will take strong measures to ease the sovereign debt in the country. A decline in housing prices is expected by mid-2012 due to increase unemployment, low wage...
- Economic Structure and Context: Demographics and Labor Markets. // United Kingdom Country Monitor;Mar2012, p23
The article focuses on the national demographics and labor market in Great Britain. The coalition government intended to concentrate on promoting responsibility and fairness in the country's welfare system to reduce unemployment rates through unification of all welfare-to-work programs. The...
- UK unemployment falls by 45,000. Salih, Chris // Mortgage Strategy (Online Edition);5/16/2012, p4
The article discusses statistics from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) which reveals that British unemployment dropped by 45,000 in the three months to March 2012 to stand at 2.63 million.
- The Secret Marketer. // Marketing Week;1/28/2010, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p54
The article discusses the conflicting statistics on the improving high street trading figures and the continued job losses and shop closures in Great Britain at the start of 2010.
- Feckless reporting. Eaton, George // New Statesman;9/12/2011, Vol. 140 Issue 5070, p12
The article discusses why figures showing there are 3.88 million jobless households in Great Britain overstate the magnitude of unemployment.
- Jobless total is the highest in 17 years at 2.53 million. Thomas, Natalie // Mortgage Strategy;3/21/2011, p10
The article reports on the increase of unemployment rate in Great Britain by 27,000 up to 2.53 million as of January 2011.