Labour market

Portugal: have we reached the end of the golden recovery of the labour market?

The reduction of unemployment has been the most significant aspect of the Portuguese economic recovery in recent years, to the point where the number of unemployed is currently lower than it was before the 2008 financial crisis . 1 Furthermore, we need to go back to the end of 2002 to find an unemployment rate as low as that registered in the second half of 2018 (6.7%). Faced with the slowdown in the economy expected in 2019 and the recent stabilisation of the unemployment rate, it is a good time...

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