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Dieter von Fintel

Dieter von Fintel

    The long and short of wage flexibility
    The long and short of wage flexibility
    The inflexibility of the labour market has become a common scapegoat to explain the low rate of employment and the muted growth of firms, especially small ones. It is argued that employee-friendly labour laws put workers in a strong position vis-à-vis employers to bargain for high wages...