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Why we stick our heads in the sand about the risk of unemployment


Karon Gush co-authored recent research about how couples cope with job loss. Households’ responses to spousal job loss: ‘all change’ or ‘carry on as usual’? was published in the journal Work, Employment and Society

This research was supported by funding from the ESRC under the grant ‘Understanding the impact of recession on labour market behaviour in Britain’ using data from Understanding Society

Read Karon’s piece for the Conversation

Photo credit: Anthony Cullen