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Recent price rises are not due to higher wages but supply-side issues, including the war in Ukraine, the COVID pandemic, and Brexit. All in all, the current government’s intransigence on public sector pay is based on both bad economics and bad politics.
The strikes bill making its way through parliament potentially means employers will be able to block workers from taking industrial action. Despite his efforts to portray trade unions as out-of-control, is Rishi Sunak misreading the voters’ opinion?
Unions are calling on the government to negotiate on pay, here’s how it could mediate discussions between employers and unions.
UK strikes: How industrial action at a major port could disrupt supplies of clothing, cars and canned food4 min read
With a looming recession, the UK’s political and business leaders need to develop solutions that will support economic recovery and growth.