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Programming language and the image of a human-like robot 10/11/2017

Seminar on The Future of Work: Automation & Employment

The Social Situation Monitor (SSM) team invited policy-makers and researchers to discuss The Future of Work on 10 November, at The Square Meeting Centre, in Brussels.

Business person in front of a staircase, city on the background 13/10/2017

Commission report shows increased wage growth and swifter transitions from unemployment to employment

This year's edition of the Labour Market and Wage Developments in Europe Report confirms the positive labour market trends that have been witnessed in the EU.

Employment and Social Developments Quarterly Review - October 2017 05/10/2017

Employment and Social Developments Quarterly Review - October 2017

The Employment and Social Development in Europe (ESDE) Quarterly Review highlights continuing economic growth in the EU together with a steady decrease in unemployment.

Stylised image of a fuel meter with left a sad smiley and right a happy smiley 28/10/2016

Seminar on regional well-being indicators (development of the inclusive society index)

Reducing regional disparities is one of the main objectives of the European Union and one which is pursued through Cohesion policy aimed at strengthening economic, social and territorial cohesion across the EU.

Employment and Social Developments in Europe Quarterly Review Autumn 2016 confirms strengthening of employment growth in EU 11/10/2016

Employment and Social Developments in Europe Quarterly Review Autumn 2016 confirms strengthening of employment growth in EU

Today's edition of the Employment and Social Development in Europe (ESDE) Quarterly Review autumn 2016 confirms the strengthening of employment growth in the EU, observed over the last two and a half years.

The word 'Income' written on a binder on a desk with euro money calculator blank sheet and pen 31/05/2016

Seminar on Making work pay

With still nearly 6 million more people unemployed in December 2015 than in March 2008, there is a wide consensus in the EU on the importance of expanding employment as the main means of reducing poverty among the population of working age.

2015 Employment and Social Developments review: Investing in people is key to economic growth 21/01/2016

2015 Employment and Social Developments review: Investing in people is key to economic growth

The Employment and Social Developments in Europe (ESDE) 2015 review reveals further positive employment and social developments in the EU. However, despite recent improvements huge disparities still exist between Member States, in terms of economic growth, employment and other key social and labour market indicators. Many of these disparities are linked to an underutilisation of human capital on several fronts.

Seminar on coverage of unemployment benefits 15/12/2015

Seminar on coverage of unemployment benefits

Unemployment across the EU has increased sharply since the onset of the economic crisis, and despite some reduction in many countries since mid-2013, it remains far above the level in 2008 before the crisis began.

Graph with increasing line and hand almost touching the line with thumb and index finger 09/10/2015

Employment & social situation: EU economy continues its moderate but consistent growth

Labour markets and social indicators in the EU continue to gradually improve, benefitting from the strengthening in economic activity, according to the latest edition of the Employment and Social Situation Quarterly Review.

Research seminar on self-employment 21/05/2015

Research seminar on self-employment

Supporting entrepreneurship and self-employment is an important part of the Europe 2020 Strategy for smart, sustainable and inclusive growth.


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