Troppi laureati in lettere, pochi in scienze: così l’università è diventata inutile

Skills mismatch, literally «misalignment» or «asymmetry» in skills. The expression should help to explain a typically Italian phenomenon: a good number of graduates can not find a job, while there are companies that are struggling to find specialized staff. In Italy only 18% of the inhabitants are in possession of a degree, against an average […]

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“Si è fermato l’ascensore”

The crisis has dug a gulf between the incomes of different generations, and young people are increasingly poorer. The fault is of a country that grows little. But also of the school system. Today, three teams are playing the game of economics and politics: Baby Boomers, Generation X, and Millennials. And the English labels, invented […]

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