Magazine
Latest Issue

Government support for businesses should be conditional on employee welfare

It is essential for the health, skills and productivity of our nation that businesses use government funding to support better job quality for their staff

By Rosie Stock Jones  

HANDOUT - 20 April 2020, England, London: UK's Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak speaks at a press conference on coronavirus (COVID-19) updates. Photo: Pippa Fowles/10 Downing Stre/dpa - ATTENTION: editorial use only and only if the credit mentioned above is referenced in full

Precarious work is disproportionately experienced by those on low incomes, and by those who have been most affected by Covid-19. The frailty that comes with precarious work is damaging to both individuals and the wider economy. A recent study conducted by the Centre for Progressive Policy shows that the public demands an improvement to…

Register today to continue reading

You’ve hit your limit of three articles in the last 30 days. To get seven more, simply enter your email address below.

You’ll also receive our free e-book Prospect’s Top Thinkers 2020 and our newsletter with the best new writing on politics, economics, literature and the arts.

Prospect may process your personal information for our legitimate business purposes, to provide you with newsletters, subscription offers and other relevant information.

Click here to learn more about these purposes and how we use your data. You will be able to opt-out of further contact on the next page and in all our communications.

We want to hear what you think about this article. Submit a letter to letters@prospect-magazine.co.uk

More From Prospect