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Will Hutton plan for public sector pay

A review commissioned by the government has said that the pay of senior public servants should not be capped.

It also rejects an idea, promoted by David Cameron, that executives' pay should be linked to the average pay of their staff.

The journalist and economist Will Hutton who led the review tells BBC Breakfast that a pay cap "would've been a good idea, but it doesn't work".

  • 15 Mar 2011
  • From the section UK
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