Social policy, employment and competitiveness
Author: Kurt Vogler-Ludwig
Publisher: Ifo Schnelldienst 17/18, 1996
At the end of the 1990ies the hope for an end of unemployment by innovation and growth has disappeared. Social policies are therefore confronted with the principal question in which way they are reponsible for the bad situation on the German labour market and which reforms are required to solve the employment problem.