Extended furlough likely to raise “artificial employment”
Professor Len Shackleton quoted in the Financial Times
Professor Len Shacketon quoted in The Times
Professor Shackleton, Editorial and Research Fellow at the Institute of Economic Affairs, said extending the scheme would likely lead to tax increases next year in order to cover the cost of the scheme and that many employees who found themselves furloughed would find their jobs no longer existed when the scheme was rolled up, creating artificial employment.
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Read Len’s full comments here.