The future of work

Minimum wage

The minimum wage turns 20 this year. But how does a national minimum wage affect the many different local markets the UK is made up of?

Places of opportunity

Cities create many opportunities for high-skilled people, but what do they offer to people with few or no qualifications?

Opportunity Mapped

The opportunities for low skilled people to gain employment and employment in higher skilled, better jobs, can vary by city - this data dashboard offers a breakdown.

Data

Can cities outsmart the robots?

What types of skills will humans need in future? Without concerted action to address educational disparities, socio-economic divides across the country will widen.

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The changing labour market

The labour market is always changing. What are the implications for cities?

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Why numbers count

Elena Magrini

On National Numeracy Day we should remember the impact of good numeracy skills on people’s life chances and the wider economy

Blog Post 15 May 2019
Opportunity Mapped

The opportunities for low skilled people to gain employment and employment in higher skilled, better jobs, can vary by city - this data dashboard offers a breakdown.

Data