The employment and unemployment rates are each at the best levels since the 1970s. But do voters care?
Posts Tagged: Youth Unemployment
But that doesn’t mean we should stop calling out Jeremy Corbyn for his terrible polices and illusory promises.
Labour’s handouts must be exposed as a self-defeating deception – as must the danger of what happens when “there is no money left”.
WATCH: Liam Fox says youth unemployment rates on the continent show the EU is not the key to prosperity
“The EU is not working for young people – especially those sacrificed on the altar of the single currency.”
This is an area where Conservatives can be proud of our compassionate record, but there remains more to do.
Employment rates are rising on the whole, although there are some caveats.
Across most of the western world, work is much harder to come by for young people than for the population as a whole.
Ryan Bourne: Price controls cause shortages, queues, overcrowding, underinvestment and unemployment. And they’re back.
They seem to be more back in vogue with all political parties than at any time since the 1970s.
The Coalition has secured an impressive record in creating jobs, but must now tackle low productivity and wage stagnation.
Perhaps surprisingly, new polling shows that even with persistent unemployment rates, people aren’t seeking scapegoats.
The irony is that he is helping to lead a culture change in attitudes to work and welfare without the mass introduction to date of his Universal Credit.
Iain Duncan Smith is helping to turn lives round and Labour has nothing to offer.
If some charities were acting in a way that was genuinely balanced, they would have been more vocal in criticising the last Labour Government.
By 2025, GY and younger will be a competitive proportion of the electorate. We must appeal to them.
We can identify most of them by the age of 11 – so why is so little done about it?