For many years, Eastern European workers have had lower wages than those in Western Europe. A new survey has reported that wages are increasing in the old Eastern bloc well above inflation to a real wage increase over twice the rate of their Western counterparts. The past ten years saw UK salaries at a standstill, […]
The US employment rate is the highest it has been in 50 years. The average monthly increase of jobs in the USA has been 161,000 during the first nine months of the year. The increase in US employment is in a 108-month stretch, pushing down the unemployment rate to a five-decade low and counteracting fears […]
After the global financial crisis, banks were reasonably passive about hiring new workers, but now they are on the hunt again.