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Job creation and the 1999 reform of National Insurance

Hart RA & Ruffell R (2000) Job creation and the 1999 reform of National Insurance, National Institute Economic Review, 171 (1), pp. 123-125.

A radical reform of National Insurance was implemented in April I999. One objective of the reform was to stimulate jobcreation. This note analyses the effect of the changes in employers' contributions on employment. We find that the reformcould stimulate the creation of about 200,000 jobs in manufacturing industries.

AuthorsHart Robert A, Ruffell Robin
Publication date01/2000
PublisherSAGE Publications / National Institute of Economic and Social Research
ISSN 0027-9501

National Institute Economic Review: Volume 171, Issue 1 (JAN 2000)

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