What next for the labour market?

Fathom Consulting // Insights // What next for the labour market?

Special measures aimed at the labour market are about to be tapered out: what will happen to those relying on them? The UK is a good example of the magnitude of the problem: 3 million newly unemployed people from ‘loser’ industries (those permanently or persistently damaged by COVID) may land on the labour market in the autumn or sooner, in addition to the nearly 1.5 million who have already been added Even if the ‘winner’ industries were to double their…