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From Automation to Adaptation: Jobs at Risk of Exposure to AI in the UK - Blog by Jeisson Cardenas-Rubio and Gianni Anelli-Lopez

Artificial intelligence (AI) is advancing at pace. In its wake the world of work is being transformed. With the emergence of an AI application such as Chat-GPT, jobs previously thought immune to automation now appear to be at risk. Or are they?

Read more in the blog published on the LMI website.

Wed 08 Nov 2023, 09:20 | Tags: !Blog artificial intelligence

World Mental Health Day: Highlighting the role of job quality - Blog by Rebeka Balogh

The 10th of October is World Mental Health Day and this year’s theme stresses that good mental health should be a human right for all. Currently, this is sadly far from reality.

Mental health conditions may be a barrier to work. And it is increasingly clear that mental health inequalities are also present amongst those in work. The quality of jobs and employment have implications for workers’ mental health and wellbeing.

Tue 10 Oct 2023, 07:00 | Tags: !Blog health

Observing World Youth Skills Day: Reflections from research in Sierra Leone - Blog by Jamelia Harris

World Youth Skills Day recognises the strategic importance of providing young people around the world with the necessary skills for employment, decent work and entrepreneurship. July 15th was first declared World Youth Skills Day by the United Nations General Assembly in 2014 and has been celebrated each year since. This year, the theme centres on “Skilling teachers, trainers and youth for a transformative future.”

Thu 13 Jul 2023, 09:00 | Tags: young people !Blog skills

Declining real wages and why we need to think about the income-health relationship

In this blog Dr Jamelia Harris gives a preview of her thinking so far on creating a future of healthy jobs, based on a paper she is currently working on.

The paper is for ReWAGE, the work and employment expert group hosted by Warwick IER and co-chaired by Warwick and Leeds Universities, and has been commissioned and funded by Deloitte.

Wed 01 Mar 2023, 10:59 | Tags: job quality !Blog

Skills for the future of work

IER's Dr Sally Wright co-wrote a blog with Dr Michael Kohlgrüber from Dortmund TU University on skills for the future of work, drawing on insights from the BEYOND 4.0 project.

Find out more about future (digital) skills requirements on the Friedrich-Ebert Stiftung Athens' Future of Work project website.

Thu 10 Nov 2022, 17:47 | Tags: !Blog skills

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