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Biggest rise in unemployment claims for a year as Olympics effect fades

Biggest rise in unemployment claims for a year as Olympics effect fades | unemployment in the uk | Scoop.it
ONS says number of people claiming unemployment benefits rose by 10,100 in largest increase since September 2011
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Immigrants to EU countries less likely to live on benefits

Immigrants to EU countries less likely to live on benefits | unemployment in the uk | Scoop.it
Research challenges idea that UK attracts immigration with 'welfare magnet' and says language and skills are bigger pull
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Is the UK's slow growth and high unemployment really caused by the eurozone crisis?

Is the UK's slow growth and high unemployment really caused by the eurozone crisis? | unemployment in the uk | Scoop.it
The government has blamed the UK's economic woes on the eurozone crisis. Is that fair? Polly Curtis, with your help, finds out.
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Policies for Reducing Unemployment - Economics Blog

Policies for Reducing Unemployment - Economics Blog | unemployment in the uk | Scoop.it
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Chloe Druce's comment, July 1, 2013 8:17 AM
Who is the writer of this? Are they reliable?
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Youth unemployment: what are the solutions?

Youth unemployment: what are the solutions? | unemployment in the uk | Scoop.it
Youth unemployment is one of the world's biggest challenges and it must not be put in a box marked 'too difficult to solve' alongside global warming, says Lynda Gratton
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Chloe Druce's comment, July 1, 2013 8:17 AM
Good source.
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Unemployment types and causes

Unemployment types and causes | unemployment in the uk | Scoop.it
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ibrahim kashim imam's comment, July 1, 2013 7:08 AM
2. seasonal;certain industries only produce or distribute their products at certain times of the year
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when workers lose their current job and are in the process of finding another one
ibrahim kashim imam's comment, July 1, 2013 7:09 AM
when workers choose not to work at the current equilibrium wage rate
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Economy tracker: Unemployment

Economy tracker: Unemployment | unemployment in the uk | Scoop.it
The number of people out of work rose by 15,000 to 2.52 million in the three months to March. See the areas most affected by unemployment on an interactive map.
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ibrahim kashim imam's comment, July 1, 2013 7:01 AM
"A person is classed as unemployed if they are not only out of work, but also actively looking for work and available to start work within a fortnight"
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Future costs of youth unemployment

Future costs of youth unemployment | unemployment in the uk | Scoop.it
Being unemployed when young has implications for your prospects in later life.
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DAILY MAIL COMMENT: At last, the facts on migration and jobs

DAILY MAIL COMMENT: At last, the facts on migration and jobs | unemployment in the uk | Scoop.it
With equal vehemence, meanwhile, Left-leaning researchers have claimed that the influx of foreign labour boosts the economy, so creating jobs for the indigenous population.
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Revision: Consequences of Unemployment

Revision: Consequences of Unemployment | unemployment in the uk | Scoop.it
Persistently high unemployment create huge costs for individuals and for the economy as a whole. Some of these costs are difficult to value and measure, especially the longer-term social costs..
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Chloe Druce's comment, July 1, 2013 8:16 AM
Good information - but don't forget to assess this site for credibility.
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Social enterprise: the solution for UK unemployment?

Social enterprise: the solution for UK unemployment? | unemployment in the uk | Scoop.it
Social enterprises have an important role to play in generating jobs for those living in marginalised communities, writes John McMullan
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Chloe Druce's comment, July 1, 2013 8:18 AM
This looks interesting - who is the author and what can you find out about him?
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Is the UK's slow growth and high unemployment really caused by the eurozone crisis?

Is the UK's slow growth and high unemployment really caused by the eurozone crisis? | unemployment in the uk | Scoop.it
The government has blamed the UK's economic woes on the eurozone crisis. Is that fair? Polly Curtis, with your help, finds out.
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ibrahim kashim imam's comment, July 1, 2013 7:15 AM
showing that the UK's exports to the eurozone rose by 17.5% if you compare the past three months (ending in September) with the same period last year. This is higher than to non eurozone countries inside the EU and elsewhere. You can see that data here. Labour claims this means that the eurozone can't be blamed for slow growth in exports over the past year.
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UK unemployment up to 2.52 million

UK unemployment up to 2.52 million | unemployment in the uk | Scoop.it
UK unemployment rose by 15,000 to 2.52 million in the January to March period, the Office for National Statistics says.
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Chloe Druce's comment, July 1, 2013 8:18 AM
Useful, reliable source.