Blog: April 2017

Nathan Hudson-Sharp

Posted: 28 April, 2017 - 18:24 with: Comments

It is a long-standing narrative in academic and public debate that paid work has become more insecure. Arrangements such as fixed-term contracts, temporary working and employment via agencies have proliferated, arguably undermining more traditional employee-employee relationships and the securities they offer.  

Prof Peter Dolton

Posted: 10 April, 2017 - 12:37 with: Comments

What did social networks look like 100 years ago?  In an era without Facebook, Twitter and other social media what did social networks look like and how much can this tell us about how networks operate today?