Ursula Huws is Professor of Labour and Globalisation at the University of Hertfordshire. Her most recent book is Labour in Contemporary Capitalism: What Next? (2019). She has been carrying out pioneering research on the economic and social impacts of technological change, the restructuring of employment and the changing international division of labour, for many years. She lectures, advises policy-makers, and has written numerous books.
The welfare state is unfit for purpose – how can we transform it into a force for equality and social justice?
It is clear that our welfare state is no longer fit for purpose. But how can it be fixed?Read full article