June 16, 2011
Greek Strikes Will Only Prolong Agony
The Independent, The Independent
The likely damage to an already battered economy is the most obvious reason why the Government should do its utmost to prevent these strikes. The knock-on effect of closed schools is that parents stay away from work; disrupted transport and borders harm business. Yet the price being demanded by the public sector unions – an about-turn on job cuts and minimal change to pension arrangements – stands to be massively higher.
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