Britain badly needs a pay rise, right across the board.
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Congratulations this Friday go to the Duncan Weldon, a Left Foot Forward contributor since 2009, who is joining BBC Newsnight as their economics correspondent.
Average NHS workers have had a 10 per cent real terms pay cut since this government came to power in 2010.
Unless we see a pick-up in productivity growth soon then the UK risks much slower growth, and lower living standards, in the future.
Despite today’s welcome news on falling unemployment, pay and productivity are stagnating.
The UK government is failing to implement EU laws, resulting in tens of thousands of agency workers paid less than permanent staff doing the same job, says the TUC.