Myth Buster: The public sector did NOT bear the cost of recession in Romania

Last week the president of Romania came out asking the parliament to increase public salaries to the 2010 level. He saw it as their duty to do it.  A week later the ruling coalition, supporting the president, decided to go ahead with the increase. Then the prime minister, “independent” supported by the ruling coalition, endorsed it. As of today on June 1st this year public sector wages will return to their 2010 level. Continue reading “Myth Buster: The public sector did NOT bear the cost of recession in Romania”