from Breakingviews:

Technical measures won’t curb pay extravaganza

By Edward Hadas
November 22, 2011

By Edward Hadas
The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

The reform that breaks the camel’s back?

March 10, 2011

Trade union leaders have been warning for some time now that it would be pensions reform — not pay freezes or job cuts — that could prove the trigger for widespread public sector strikes this year.

Is RBS chief Stephen Hester worth £9.6m?

June 22, 2009

As chief executive for a company that is 70 percent owned by the government, a 9.6 million pounds pay package is quite a tidy sum.

Hands up who thinks the teachers are right

April 24, 2008

school-sign.jpgThousands of schools are closing on Thursday as teachers hold their first national strike in more than two decades.