Prof Michael Standing and former trade minister Michael Heseltine
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The debate on zero-hours contracts

Prof Guy Standing, an expert on labour economics, talks about workers on zero-hours contracts - and how they are part of a new social class called "the precariat".

While Michael Heseltine, former trade minister in John Major's government, defends the government's handling of the economy since 2010.

This video features in a longer article.

  • 11 Mar 2015