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The National Living Wage: a policy experiment well worth trying

Manning, Alan ORCID: 0000-0002-7884-3580 (2015) The National Living Wage: a policy experiment well worth trying. British Politics and Policy at LSE (10 Jul 2015). Website.

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With the dramatic increase in the minimum wage in the summer budget, many are wondering whether the policy might have negative implications for employment. Alan Manning writes that there might be substantial adverse effects, but the new policy is one well worth trying; evidence-based policymaking does require experimentation with policies whose effects are unknown.

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Additional Information: © 2015 The Author(s) CC BY-NC-ND 3.0
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HJ Public Finance
J Political Science > JF Political institutions (General)
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Date Deposited: 10 Apr 2017 13:31
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 08:00

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