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What does EPL stand for?

EPL stands for Employment Protection Legislation

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Conversely, they find that a higher unemployment income replacement rate, a higher tax wedge on labour and more stringent employment protection legislation raise unemployment significantly, while an increase in the average duration of benefits is strongly correlated with a rise in the persistence of unemployment.
00 Hardcover K1773 Skedinger (economics, Research Institute of Industrial Economics, Sweden) overviews the design, evolution, and research on the effects of employment protection legislation around the world, what the research shows, where areas are lacking, and questions for further study.
The report goes on to look at solutions, these solutions include increasing employment protection legislation in the UK, increasing investment in research and development, setting up at strategic review agency to oversee industrial development in order to target growth industries and appoint a minister for manufacturing.
Reforming Labour Market Institutions * Introduction * Collective bargaining plays a declining role in labour market regulation * The minimum wage is relatively high * Employment protection legislation is relatively flexible * Labour law enforcement is weak * The public employment service is under-budgeted and under-staffed * Conclusions Chapter 3.