"Forget birth pains, we haven't got past the conception stage yet". A reply to Frank Coffield's 'Britain's continuing failure to train: the birth pangs of a new policy'
This article is a response to Frank Coffield's recent reflections in this journal on the Performance and Innovation Unit' s project on workforce development in Britain. It questions the extent to which the PIU's findings represent a 'new understanding' of the UK's skills problem and asks why academics have been so reluctant to spell out what a demand-side strategy for tackling the problem would involve
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