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State support: the new normal?


With the shock waves of the coronavirus pandemic likely to fracture economies and livelihoods for some time to come, will workers expect continued help from the state and will this change our expectations about the role of governments? We ask James Davies, partner at our UK firm, Lewis Silkin, for his views.

You can read more about what James has written on this topic and download The Word 2021 report below for more insights into the future of work in a post-pandemic world.


The Word 2021: Forces for Change

COVID-19 has put employment issues centre stage in a way that has never been seen before. From remote working, to cybersecurity, through diversity and inclusion, mental health, corporate purpose and, finally, a gaze at the future of the city, this 2021 edition of The Word draws on our legal expertise and truly reflects the global reach of our alliance of 59 countries.