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- Patterns of pay: results of the Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings 1998 to 2004. Dobbs, Clive // Labour Market Trends;Sep2005, Vol. 113 Issue 9, p387
Presents the results of the Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings in Great Britain from 1998 to 2004. Differences of wages between men and women; Information on the earnings of part-time employees; Comparison between public and private sector earnings.
- Sick leave drops 8%, but public/private gulf grows. // Employee Benefits;Aug2005, p12
Reports on results of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development's annual "Absence Management: A Survey of Policy and Practice" showing the decline in an overall absence rate per worker in Great Britain. Increase in the average cost of sickness absence in both the public and private...
- Public and private parity on absence. // Employee Benefits;Feb2006, p14
The article reports on the finding that the overall frequency of absence was lower in the public sector compared to the private sector in Great Britain according to the report "Sickness absence: What is the difference in the public sector," by Active Health Partners. Regarding long-term...
- Are you getting a long enough rest break? // Queensland Nurse;Feb2011, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p32
The article discusses the rest breaks entitlements of nurses and midwives in Queensland.
- Real Wage Growth Remains Within Negative Territory. // Latin America Monitor: Mexico Monitor;Sep2009, Vol. 26 Issue 9, p5
The article reports on the decline of contractual wage growth in Mexico from 4.6% year-on-year (y-o-y) in May 2009 to 4.1% y-o-y in June, attributed to private sector wage growth decline. On the other hand, the drop in private sector wages from 4.5% to 4.0% was in contrast to public sector...
- Public-private sector wage differentials in Germany: Evidence from quantile regression. Melly, Blaise // Empirical Economics;Sep2005, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p505
This paper measures and decomposes the differences in earnings distributions between public sector and private sector employees in Germany for the years 1984â€“2001. Oaxaca decomposition results suggest that conditional wages are higher in the public sector for women but lower for men....
- CAREER VIEW. Lamb, Sue // Occupational Health;Sep2004, Vol. 56 Issue 9, p34
Answers several questions on occupational health in Great Britain. Qualifications needed in occupational health; Presence of regional varieties of salaries; Average pay scales; Comparison of private and public sector roles.
- Wage board: The solution to reining in public sector compensation. Karabegovic, Amela; Palacios, Milagros // Fraser Forum;Mar/Apr2012, p18
The article focuses on public sector compensation in Ontario, which the government is planning to reduce to deal with budget deficits. It states that workers of public sector enjoy a significant wage premium and average wage difference between public and private sector employees is 40 percent....
- Study: Local, state government worker salaries trail private sector. // American City & County Exclusive Insight;9/26/2011, p1
The article highlights a report released by Center for State and Local Government Excellence (CSLGE) on the salaries of workers in local and state government in the U.S. The report mentioned the gap in salaries and retirement benefits received by workers in the private and public sectors. Total...