Amid soaring inflation and rising unemployment, here's what you need to know about the future of work.
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Davos 2023: What you need to know about jobs and skills

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Amid soaring inflation and rising unemployment, here's what you need to know about the future of work. Image: REUTERS/Ralph Orlowski

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2.3 x

Return on investment for each dollar invested into the US education, healthcare and care


Portion of the world economy expected to be in recession in 2023


How much global monthly wages fell in real terms to in the first half of 2022


How many Americans quit their jobs in October 2022


How many jobs could be transformed by technology over the next decade


The portion of global jobs and GDP that SMEs constitute

Future of work amid chances of a global recession
Nearly two-thirds of economists expect a global recession in 2023. Image: Chief Economists Outlook


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