Retail Labour Market

Retail employment rises – June 2011

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Considering the depth of the recession, the labour market has been surprisingly resilient compared with previous recessions. The latest unemployment rate data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) dropped unexpectedly to 7.7% in the three months to April. The numbers of people unemployed fell by 88,000 to reach 2.43 million February 2009 – the… Read More