The decline in the bargaining power of labour has been a contributory factor to the fall in living standards.
Category Archives: Sustainable Economy
Moving production to low cost countries – costing thousands of skilled manufacturing jobs – may be going into reverse.
It’s a shame the government has to mess around millions of low paid workers for a relatively small amount of political capital.
Would Scotland really qualify for Standard & Poor’s “highest economic assessment”?
Chuka Ummuna has set out Labour’s plans to institutionalize the developmental state and the rise in productivity it achieved in 1997-2010 to solve the living standards crisis.
The public are more concerned about the Tory Party’s relationship with big business than they are worried about Labour’s relationship with the trade unions.
This week is National Apprenticeship Week and Britain needs to end poor quality, low-level apprenticeships.
The banks are using their political influence to defend the interests of their highest-paid employees
Capitalism’s legitimacy will disintegrate if a tiny elite are allowed to capture the rewards of growth for themselves.