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Training subsidies might not be enough

Training subsidies might not be enough


By Elena Magrini, Researcher at Centre for Cities In April 2017 the UK government introduced the Apprenticeship Levy, a financial incentive system to promote apprenticeships and boost productivity across the country. But is this enough to convince employers to take apprentices on board? Under the new Apprenticeships Levy scheme, employers are guaranteed pretty much free…

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