Get 20M+ Full-Text Papers For Less Than $1.50/day. Start a 14-Day Trial for You or Your Team.

Learn More →

Why present measures won't work

Why present measures won't work The Government attempts to curb rising unemployment with job creation schemes and subsidies, while the unions have come up with their answer a cut in the working week. Stanley Alderson argues that neither of these ideas is likely to make a significant impact on unemployment and offers his own thoughts on what needs to be done A cheap money policy to encourage industrial investment, statutory control of overtime, and unemployment benefit paid by the hour instead of the week to overcome resistance to shorttime working. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Industrial Management Emerald Publishing

Why present measures won't work

Industrial Management , Volume 78 (10): 15 – Oct 1, 1978

Loading next page...
 
/lp/emerald-publishing/why-present-measures-won-t-work-vI4faMPlwn
Publisher
Emerald Publishing
Copyright
Copyright © Emerald Group Publishing Limited
ISSN
0007-6929
DOI
10.1108/eb056887
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

Abstract

The Government attempts to curb rising unemployment with job creation schemes and subsidies, while the unions have come up with their answer a cut in the working week. Stanley Alderson argues that neither of these ideas is likely to make a significant impact on unemployment and offers his own thoughts on what needs to be done A cheap money policy to encourage industrial investment, statutory control of overtime, and unemployment benefit paid by the hour instead of the week to overcome resistance to shorttime working.

Journal

Industrial ManagementEmerald Publishing

Published: Oct 1, 1978

There are no references for this article.