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9 out of 10 European employers are no longer investing in training. Governments need to encourage them to invest in this area before Europe faces a massive skills deficit

Hancké, Bob (2012) 9 out of 10 European employers are no longer investing in training. Governments need to encourage them to invest in this area before Europe faces a massive skills deficit. LSE European Politics and Policy (EUROPP) Blog (02 May 2012) Blog Entry.

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Abstract

Throughout the Eurozone crisis, most commentators have focused on budget deficits and levels of public debt. But what about Europe’s skills deficit? Bob Hancké argues that investment in training across Europe has plummeted, and that governments must now intervene through tax breaks in order to kick start businesses’ investment in this area. He argues that a skilled workforce is often a good guard against unemployment.

Item Type: Website (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/europpblog/
Additional Information: © 2012 The Author
Library of Congress subject classification: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
Sets: Departments > European Institute
Collections > LSE European Politics and Policy (EUROPP) Blog
Rights: http://www.lse.ac.uk/library/usingTheLibrary/academicSupport/OA/depositYourResearch.aspx
Date Deposited: 14 Sep 2012 15:36
URL: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/45902/

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