Paul De Grauwe's picture
Affiliation: 
London School of Economics
Credentials: 
Professor of economics

Voting history

Towards a High-Wage, High-Productivity Economy

Question 2: What is your evaluation of the following statement: “A well-designed government-stipulated wage increase can lead to higher productivity”?

Answer:
Neither agree nor disagree
Confidence level:
Confident

Question 1: Which of the following statements most closely reflects your understanding of the relationship between productivity and wages.

Answer:
Wage increases can in some cases increase long-run productivity
Confidence level:
Confident

Post-Covid Fiscal Rules for the UK

Question 3: Which of the following variables should fiscal rules target to best improve the performance of the UK macroeconomic policy going forward.

Answer:
No explicit target
Confidence level:
Confident

Question 2: What impact has the sequence of fiscal rules adopted in the UK since 1997 had on the conduct of fiscal policy in the UK?

Answer:
Harmed
Confidence level:
Confident

Question 1:  What impact has the sequence of fiscal rules adopted in the UK since 1997 had on the level of UK public debt? 

Answer:
No impact
Confidence level:
Confident

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