• Confirm
  • .

2017/11/16 | Sher Singh Verick

Why Developing Nations Need Not Fear Automation

Policymakers should respect not fear the automation cliff and focus on improving the overall quality of employment.

2017/03/21 | Sarita Santoshini

Why A Rich, Orderly Himalayan State Has India’s Highest Suicide Rate

“The government wants Sikkim to be known as a pollution-free, disease-free state. But I work with young men and women every day, and they are constantly struggling,” Bhutia said. “Sikkim will lose its people if it doesn’t act now.”

2016/01/20 | Anita Chow

UN Labor Agency: Global Unemployment to Rise by 2.3 Million in 2016

The number of unemployed people is estimated to rise by 2.3 million in 2016 and 2.5 million in 2017, which is very likely to top 200 million for the first time ever. The trend will probably cause instability in societies and leave existing jobs vulnerable.