Growth in the Demand for Labour Most countries have seen considerable growth in the demand for labour with higher skills and educational levels in the past decades. In many countries, supply has not grown correspondingly. This has resulted in increasing differences. Differences either in unemployment or wages between high and low skilled workers. Or, it becomes impossible to find enough skilled workers. In some countries, the labour supply does not follow……

What future are we building for our young people, and for ourselves? Unskilled youths face a lifetime of lower earnings and weaker career progression, leading to wider inequality, exclusion and social division. They risk becoming a “lost generation” and an additional pressure on our aging societies. Youth unemployment The jobless numbers are high. Special among the young. Youth unemployment has risen sharply to over 16% in the OECD area since 2008,……

We are looking at what has happened for the Lucubrate Magazine in the past year. To be correct, the past half year. From Newsletter to the Lucubrate Magazine What you now can find as a nice, well-developed magazine, started as a newsletter for the Lucubrate Project about a year back. The first Lucubrate Magazine with a professional layout and published as a magazine is dated November 24th, 2017. The first article……

Education and a Digital Transformation Policymakers looking at reforming education systems face different challenges. All countries face an automation and a digitalization. Maybe a faster development in developed countries compared with countries with an emerging economy. How can the education system meet the changes? A change we can call a global trend. In the last issue of the Lucubrate Magazine, an article discussed that many countries have challenges related to the……