Self-employment has boosted the jobs figures but the earnings of the self-employed have collapsed.
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Creative destruction is a key feature of capitalism, and it may eventually create jobs, but it could take a while. So what should we do while we wait?
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Welfare reform and the "jobs miracle" by @jdportes: http://t.co/WKy16ssZgl
Ever shifting Philips curves - by @Gilesyb http://t.co/3H0yFBRAhD
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Espirito Santo: complexity, opacity and moral hazard by @Frances_Coppola - http://t.co/tJHO9NcklC
The ethics of inequality by @UnlearningEcon: http://t.co/1fwFJYgdwN