The journalist who came up with the name junk contracts for the Civil Law Contracts (CLCs) that now regulate the employment of anywhere between 1 and 1.4 million workers in Poland must have known...

Roberta V. Gatti |

Photo: Jutta Benzenberg/World Bank I came to a stark realization recently while working on a report called Poland: Saving for Growth and Prosperous Aging. 20 or 30 years from now, the life I will...

Paulina Ewa Holda |

The IT revolution has transformed labor markets globally in an unprecedented way. New jobs as well as new ways of working have appeared, and traditional skills and jobs have lost their dominance....

Roberta V. Gatti |

When I heard Aminata Bangura’s story, it sent a shiver through my spine. The five-year-old recently lost both of her parents to the Ebola virus, and she is now going back to an empty home, not...

Sheriff Mahmud Ismail |