The labor market in the UK, 2000–2016

unemployment rose only modestly during the Great Recession and fell strongly since, with productivity and wages lagging behind

Experiences during the Great Recession support the view that the UK labor market is relatively flexible. Unemployment rose less and recovered faster than in most other European economies. However, this success has been accompanied by a stagnation of productivity and wages; an open question is whethe...

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Main Author: Herz, Benedikt
Format: Publication
Language: English
Place of publication: Bonn Forschungsinstitut zur Zukunft der Arbeit GmbH (IZA) 2020
Data of publication: 2020
Series: IZA world of labor
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: ECONIS
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