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Do civil liberties contribute to economic growth?

Do civil liberties contribute to economic growth?

The correlation is not deterministic but high quality of (legal) institutions, rule of law and the protection of property rights have a proven positive impact on the economy and thus on the operation of companies(Data source: WB Doing Business Global Score 2018; FH Freedom in the World Aggregate Score 2018)

 

Fast changing labour markets call for integrated employment services

Fast changing labour markets call for integrated employment services

Do separate social and unemployment services still make sense in a changing world? If not, how and how much should they be merged? We have taken a hard look.

Those affected by the 2011 sick benefit cut spend less days on sick leave

Those affected by the 2011 sick benefit cut spend less days on sick leave

A reform that halved the maximum sickness benefit in Hungary had a moderate impact on the number of days those affected spend on sick leave. However, this might not be the result of fraud reduction.