Costly Benefits Dampen Hiring

Vlasenko, Polina
May 2012
Research Reports: American Institute for Economic Research;5/7/2012, Vol. 79 Issue 8, pSI-1
The article focuses on state of job creation in the U.S. and the effect of recent development related to health care on it. It is stated that the current political environment is a factor holding back the labor market which is producing substantial uncertainty about the future costs businesses may face. It is stated that in this environment, companies may find it difficult to plan for the costs of benefits for its present employees.


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