UK jobs boom strongest in South Yorkshire and Merseyside, thinktank finds

Resolution Foundation identifies jobs growth hotspots since financial crisisSouth Yorkshire and Merseyside recorded the strongest levels of jobs growth in the decade since the financial crisis, according to a report that also finds low-income household…

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The Guardian view on the gig economy: rights need enforcing | Editorial

Proper patrolling of workers’ rights is welcome. If the losers in the gig economy are to be helped, ministers must be tougherThe increased level of intervention by the government in the labour market since Theresa May became prime minister is both rati…

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