Miners' Pensions: A Presidential Dilemma

September 2005
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Sep2005, Vol. 12 Issue 9, p4
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Reports on the passage of a set of spending bills which involved the extension of miners' retirement benefits in Poland. Influence of the major social and economic policy debate to the division of legislators; Role of President Aleksander Kwasniewski in the approval of the bills; Opposition of the Democratic Party to the additional spending on miners' pensions.


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