Good work should be at the heart of a productive economy

January 17, 2020

by Sarah Davidson, CEO, Carnegie UK Trust

Yesterday the Carnegie UK Trust published Can Good Work Solve the Productivity Puzzle , a new series of challenging and insightful essays, linking the moral and social imperative of good quality work...

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We need to tackle bad work to solve our productivity puzzle

January 17, 2020

by Matthew Taylor, Chief Executive, RSA

In 2017, I published my Government commissioned review into modern employment. Entitled ‘Good Work’ its central idea, among 50 detailed recommendations, was that good work for all should be our na...

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Re-invigorating towns

January 13, 2020

by Pippa Coutts, Policy and Development Manager, Carnegie UK Trust

Carnegie UK Trust has been promoting wellbeing in the UK and Ireland for over one hundred years. The results of a survey the Trust conducted with IPSOS Mori in 2018 reveal that two in five people ...

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Cooperatives and the future of work in Ireland

January 6, 2020

by Cian McMahon, Saint Mary’s University

The Carnegie UK Trust-TASC Ensuring Good Future Jobs essay collection describes many of the key challenges faced by workers in Ireland today, and proposes a series of policy and practice changes ...

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Ár dTír Féin: The skills we need for the future

January 3, 2020

by Ted Fleming, Columbia University

The Carnegie UK Trust-TASC Ensuring Good Future Jobs essay collection describes many of the key challenges faced by workers in Ireland today, and proposes a series of policy and practice changes ...

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Getting health care right for good future jobs and care

December 20, 2019

by Phil Ni Sheaghdha, Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation

The Carnegie UK Trust-TASC Ensuring Good Future Jobs essay collection describes many of the key challenges faced by workers in Ireland today, and proposes a series of policy and practice changes ...

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Improving mental health at work

December 19, 2019

by Richard Wynne, Work Research Centre

The Carnegie UK Trust-TASC Ensuring Good Future Jobs essay collection describes many of the key challenges faced by workers in Ireland today, and proposes a series of policy and practice changes ...

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Organising workers in the modern (and future) world of work: the IFUT experience

December 17, 2019

by Joan Donegan, Irish Federation of University Teachers

The Carnegie UK Trust-TASC Ensuring Good Future Jobs essay collection describes many of the key challenges faced by workers in Ireland today, and proposes a series of policy and practice changes ...

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Curbing bogus self-employment: Reflections on what next and what more is needed?

December 17, 2019

by Michelle O’Sullivan, University of Limerick

The Carnegie UK Trust-TASC Ensuring Good Future Jobs essay collection describes many of the key challenges faced by workers in Ireland today, and proposes a series of policy and practice changes ...

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Good Future Jobs for all? Persons with disabilities remain on the margins

December 17, 2019

by Charlotte May-Simera, National University of Ireland – Galway

The Carnegie UK Trust-TASC Ensuring Good Future Jobs essay collection describes many of the key challenges faced by workers in Ireland today, and proposes a series of policy and practice changes ...

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