Friday, 20 September , 2019

unemployment

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....

Globalization, unemployment and the imperatives of humanism

By Maurice Allais : Nobel Prize in economics Speech given at the UNESCO April 10th 1999 During the last fifty years, all the research I have...

Young jobless Greeks form ‘lost generation’

By Vasiliki Mitsiniotou ATHENS More than 4 million young Europeans are jobless and not enough is being done to help what is becoming a lost generation,...

A Plague upon the House of Erdogan

by Conn Hallinan As Turkey gears up for one of the most important elections in its recent history, the country appears, as one analyst noted,...