Acocella, Nicola and Di Bartolomeo, Giovanni (2007): The Cost of Social Pacts.
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Social pacts, while improving macroeconomic performance, usually impose costs on unions. To facilitate the formation of such pacts, various substitutes can operate, such as the payment of transfers or, to some extent, the conservativeness of the government, union’s inflation aversion or political partisanship.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||The Cost of Social Pacts|
|Keywords:||Social pacts; side payments; conservativeness; partisanship; unions|
|Subjects:||E - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics > E5 - Monetary Policy, Central Banking, and the Supply of Money and Credit > E58 - Central Banks and Their Policies
E - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics > E6 - Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, Macroeconomic Policy, and General Outlook > E61 - Policy Objectives; Policy Designs and Consistency; Policy Coordination
J - Labor and Demographic Economics > J5 - Labor-Management Relations, Trade Unions, and Collective Bargaining > J51 - Trade Unions: Objectives, Structure, and Effects
|Depositing User:||Giovanni Di Bartolomeo|
|Date Deposited:||16. Jun 2007|
|Last Modified:||14. Feb 2013 09:46|
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