Comments for: Sharing jobs would ease the pain of slumps

Posted May 02, 2012, at 6:40 p.m.

No one likes to fire people, and no one likes to be fired. So it’s odd and unfortunate that U.S. employers do it much more than they need to. Even when business is slack, there’s an alternative to cutting jobs: Companies could reduce hours, spreading the pain across all their …

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