Complexity is key to analysing employment’s social, economic and environmental challenges. This is a pivotal statement in the research and studies by Enrico Giovannini – an economist and statistician, former Minister of Labour in Italy, Chairman of ISTAT – The Italian National Institute of Statistics – and currently head of the Italian Alliance for Sustainable Development (ASviS). Giovannini has worked for ISTAT, the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), and as Minister of Labour; processing countless data matrices in an attempt to grasp the evolution of the labour market and find solutions to the growing crisis in employment. He has always worked to safeguard employment through the use of tools such as social safety nets, for which funds tr...