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Employment and COVID-19

Inquiry

The Committee will examine the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the labour market and consider what urgent measures should be taken to protect and create jobs. It will also examine how the labour market may change as a result of the pandemic in the longer term. The Committee intends to make recommendations to the Government. 

Reports, special reports and government responses

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3rd Report - Employment and COVID-19: time for a new deal
Inquiry Employment and COVID-19
Committees Economic Affairs Committee
HL Paper 188
Report
Response to this report
Letter from the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rt Hon. Rishi Sunak MP, to the Chair (8 March 2021)
Correspondence
Response to this report
Letter from the Chair to the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rt Hon. Rishi Sunak MP (25 February 2021)
Correspondence
Response to this report
Government response to report, 'Employment and COVID-19: time for a new deal'
Government Response

Oral evidence transcripts

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17 November 2020
Inquiry Employment and COVID-19
Witnesses HM Treasury, and HM Treasury
Committees Economic Affairs Committee
Oral Evidence
10 November 2020
Inquiry Employment and COVID-19
Witnesses Professor Diane Coyle (Co-director of the Bennett Institute for Public Policy at University of Cambridge), Baroness Shafik (Director at London School of Economics), and Professor Jonathan Portes (Professor of Economics and Public Policy at King's College London)
Committees Economic Affairs Committee
Oral Evidence
10 November 2020
Inquiry Employment and COVID-19
Witnesses Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce, and McKinsey and Company
Committees Economic Affairs Committee
Oral Evidence
EMP0068 - Employment and COVID-19
Witnesses Dr Marek Laskiewicz
Committees Economic Affairs Committee
Written Evidence
EMP0066 - Employment and COVID-19
Witnesses Alexander Dennis Limited
Committees Economic Affairs Committee
Written Evidence
EMP0065 - Employment and COVID-19
Witnesses The Open University
Committees Economic Affairs Committee
Written Evidence

Contact us

  • Email: economicaffairs@parliament.uk
  • Phone: 020 7219 5358 (committee staff) | 020 7219 6640 (Press Officer)
  • Address: Economic Affairs Committee, House of Lords, London SW1A 0PW