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Can Public Sector Wage Bills Be Reduced?

Pierre Cahuc, Stéphane Carcillo

Chapter in NBER book Fiscal Policy after the Financial Crisis (2013), Alberto Alesina and Francesco Giavazzi, editors (p. 359 - 402)
Conference held December 12-13, 2011
Published in June 2013 by University of Chicago Press
© 2013 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

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This paper is commissioned for the NBER conference on “Fiscal Policy after the Financial Crisis” at IGIER-Bocconi University in Milan (Italy) in December 2011. We thank Ariane Salem for excellent research assistance. We also thank Andrea Bassanini as well as all the participants in the conference for their useful remarks. The opinions expressed and arguments employed here our responsibility and do not necessarily reflect those of our corresponding institutions.

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