Tag: Unemployment

Clash Of The Titans

9th Annual Clash of the Titans

In association with KPMG, the Economic Research Council is running its ninth annual Clash of the Titans economic forecasting event, which brings together three thought-leaders in economics in the UK. The Clash of the Titans is an unrivalled opportunity to hear economic experts detail their predictions...

/ November 22, 2019
Average Percentage of Degree-Educated Population vs GVA Growth by Region

UK Regions: Percentage of Degree-Educated Population vs GVA Growth

To varying extents, London has led the UK’s economic growth since the 1990s as a product of financial deregulation which not only boosted GVA but also served to attract more degree-educated ...

/ May 10, 2019
UK 18 year olds: Employment, Unemployment and Inactivity

Taxes and Attitudes

Participation in society, crime, tax evasion, and general ‘social cohesiveness’ can reveal much about social preferences when it comes to tax rates and government programs such as wealth redistribution. ...

/ April 25, 2019
UK 18 year olds: Employment, Unemployment and Inactivity

UK 18 Year Olds: Employment, Unemployment and Inactivity

Following the economic downturn, workers aged 18 did not experience the rise in unemployment that their older counterparts. This may be due to the relatively lower cost of employing 18 year old workers to minimum wage positions ...

/ April 11, 2019