Politics 20 February 2013 "If you were in France or Spain or Greece... you would say I wish was in that position" Business quote of the day. Sign up for our weekly email * Print HTML "No-one is saying this is easy, but if you were in France or Spain or Greece... you would look at these figures and say I wish we were in that position" Work and Pensions Secretary Iain Duncan Smith comments on the fall in UK unemployment in the three months to December. However official figures show there was a cut in the real value of pay as inflation remains higher than pay growth. › Is the ANC's dominance ending? Ian Duncan Smith. Photograph: Getty Images Helen Roxburgh is the online editor of Economia Subscribe from just £1 per issue More Related articles Jeremy Corbyn has found a vulnerable spot on Theresa May and trade Politicians are worried that their pensions are destroying the planet. Is yours? Nap Store: Where did all these new mattress start-ups come from?