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Wage growth slumps to six-month low

17 July 2018

Wage growth, which has been stalling since the recession, has now fallen to its slowest pace in six months.

VIDEO: GFTU Gen Sec congratulates IER on 30 years of progress

12 July 2018

The General Secretary of the GFTU, Doug Nicholls, has recorded a Happy Birthday message to the Institute of Employment Rights on the occasion of our 30th Anniversary Year.

Committee criticises govt for "cost over quality" public sector outsourcing strategy

09 July 2018

The Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee has criticised the government for a "cost over quality" approach to public sector outsourcing.

£10 minimum wage would mean £5.6m boost for public purse, research shows

06 July 2018

Increasing the minimum wage to £10 per hour for workers over the age of 18 would generate £5.6 million a year for the public purse, research by Landman Economics has shown.

John McDonnell endorses IER at Unite Conference

06 July 2018

The Institute of Employment Rights was at the Unite union conference this week, where Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell endorsed the proposals of our Manifesto for Labour Law, and we welcomed Shadow Business Minister Rebecca Long-Bailey to our fringe meeting.

UN to investigate impact of austerity on human rights in UK

29 June 2018

Professor Philip Alston, Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights for the United Nations (UN), will visit the UK this autumn to investigate the impact of eight years of austerity measures.

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