Tag: Unemployment

The Eurozone Recovery

Chart of the Week: Week 13, 2015: The Eurozone Recovery

There has been a lot of new data released this week on the Euro Area, and all of it has been positive; unemployment continues to fall (slowly), inflation is back up to closer to 0%, and economic confidence is at...

/ April 1, 2015
Zero Hour Contracts

Chart of the Week: Week 8, 2015: Zero Hour Contracts

The Office for National Statistics published their annual survey of "Zero Hour Contracts" this morning, which suggested that the number of such contracts had grown to 697,000 in 2014, or 2.26% of all employees.

/ February 25, 2015
European Unemployment

Chart of the Week: Week 1, 2015: European Unemployment

EU unemployment figures released today highlighted the disparity between countries within Europe, as Germany posted a record low rate and Italy a record high.

/ January 7, 2015
Average Earnings

Chart of the Week: Week 51, 2014: Clash of the Titans

Our annual Clash of the Titans economic forecasting competition is taking place tomorrow night (the 18th December), so we've taken a look back at last year's predictions and how they compared to what actually happened.

/ December 17, 2014