However, the evaluation of retirement incomes policy
is more complicated than in other policy domains.
a form of voluntary and permanent incomes policy
based on the social partnership to control wages and prices and international competitiveness;
This results from the Development Plan for Education and University Research adopted in December 1995, and from the use of labour market training programmes which were extended as part of the 1995 incomes policy
It explains why firms join the association and how the effectiveness of the association can be enhanced by pursuing an incomes policy
One such example is supplied by the case of some recent changes in the notion of incomes policy
Next, in Chapter 2, Professor Lustig reviews the relative performance of the various stabilization and adjustment measures implemented by the Mexican government since 1983, culminating with the implementation of an incomes policy
in 1988 known as the Economic Solidarity Pact.
Although the move towards a centralised wage-bargaining system under the PNR seems to have been responsible for increasing the flexibility of real wages in the aggregate (28), an incomes policy
may also freeze inter-skill wage differentials in a way inconsistent with relative skill scarcities, thus leading to inefficient resource allocation and imbalances in segments of the labour market.
To imagine that an incomes policy
would regenerate employment on any scale in this sector is quite misconceived if one appreciates the supply-side problem.
The author's program features expansionary demand policies, together with a flexible incomes policy
and an active manpower policy.
Ed Sweeney, a lifelong trade unionist who used to be general secretary of the banking unions Bifu and Unifi, also said the UK Government's public sector incomes policy
that involves imposing pay rises well below inflation was "unsustainable".
Memories appear to forget the 18 years of Tory misrule when Maggie removed the dodgy but fairer prices and incomes policy
and when our economy was more stable than it is now.
For this book, he divides his topic into four main themes: the structure and organization of trade unions, strikes, incomes policy
, and trade union legislation.