Sunday, 23 September , 2018

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The Greatest Depression

By Frances Coppola Jul 31, 2018 The IMF has just released its latest review of the Greek economy. “Following a deep and protracted contraction,” it says...

Lost in hypocrisy: Greece’s lenders celebrate end of bailout programs

August 20, 2018 A historic day. The end of bailout program. The begin an new era. Lenders celebrate the “great news.”The Greek government cheers. Greece...

(Counter)Reforms: Turning Europeans into semi-Slaves

Precarious work: Europe’s new reserve army by Harald Schumann and Elisa Simantke Oct. 25, 2017 Millions of Europeans in temporary, part-time or bogus self-employed contracts can only...

Tens of thousands line up at Amazon job fairs as Dow...

Published by www.wsws.org Two scenes played out across America yesterday, providing a window onto two separate worlds: one occupied by a small, wealthy elite; the...

Automation and migration – All our estimations were wrong | by...

One billion and 100 million jobs may be replaced in the global workforce by robots in less than a generation. According to Mc Kinsey Global...

What’s Behind Greece’s Declining Population Rate?

High unemployment leads to fewer births, but there might be a reason it’s worse in Greece. 01/27/2016 here are just a few countries in the world...

Perspectives for the Spanish Left

Nearly 30% of the Spanish population is currently classified by the Unión General de Trabajadores (General Union of Workers, or UGT) as “at risk” of poverty. Any may consider joining the estimated 700,000 Spaniards who have fled the country to find marginal employment elsewhere. Most will opt to stay, however, knowing full well that that they are

ILO report: Global youth unemployment to rise for first time in...

The number of unemployed young people worldwide between the ages of 15 and 24 will rise to 71 million this year, increasing for the first time since 2013. This is the news from the annual World Employment and Social Outlook report released this week by the International Labour Organization (ILO)

Obama-Era Suicide Rate Is The Highest In 30 Years

We often show trended data relating to financials, but one sobering trend that we have come across is something entirely different - death by suicides. We have discussed the fact that many bankers have been committing suicide, but the overall trend has increased dramatically over the past 15 years.

Iceland proves the nation state is alive and well

By Bill Mitchell On May 27, 2016, Statistics Iceland (the national statistical agency) released the news – Iceland economy to grow by 4.3% in 2016....