Gaspar, Claudia; Muller, Birgit
October 2003
Brand Strategy;Oct2003, Issue 176, p36
Trade Publication
Examines unemployment rate in Europe. Increase in adequate pension provision; Improvement in social problems; Assessment of the situation on the job market.


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