January 2009
People Management;1/29/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p11
The article reports that the British government's plan for "golden hellos" has been defended by work and pensions minister James Purnell. Under the golden hellos scheme, the government will invest £500 million over two years to help those who have been unemployed for more than six months. Purnell has appeared before the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) Select Committee and offered his view on the impact of golden hellos on the demand for workers.


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