Fewer EU Citizens Seek Work in U.K. — Brexit Cited — Brexit also prompts skilled European workers to leave the UK

Peace and Freedom

Some industries concerned that labor shortages could crimp expansion plans and slow economy

July 31, 2017 5:30 a.m. ET

FLITWICK, England—Neil Goldman, who employs workers from across the European Union’s in his food-packaging business, blames the U.K.’s Brexit vote last year for making vacancies harder to fill.

Britain has for years been a magnet for European job seekers drawn by decent wages, the English language, and plentiful openings in the country’s easy-to-hire economy. That attraction now appears to be waning as a consequence of its vote to…

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Financial Times

Brexit prompts skilled European workers to leave the UK

Number of EU nationals looking for work in Britain also falling

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