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What Morrison gets wrong on jobs growth

What Morrison gets wrong on jobs growth

Crikey readers discuss Scott Morrison's spurious employment figures, Kevin Andrews, and public art.

Frydenberg spruiks jobs numbers while ignoring female underemployment

Frydenberg spruiks jobs numbers while ignoring female underemployment

The government can shout about strong jobs growth, but it completely ignores that underemployment among women has remained high for decades.

Jobs data shows how heavily we’re relying on health and education

Jobs data shows how heavily we’re relying on health and education

Healthcare and education provided much of the strong jobs growth in 2017, but it's slowed right down this year. Will we see a permanent transition away from these key sectors?

Have other countries created jobs by cutting company tax?

Have other countries created jobs by cutting company tax?

Turnbull claims handing billions of dollars back to shareholders of the largest foreign corporations will encourage them to invest and generate more jobs. Is there any evidence this works?