Teresa Lázaro

AIReF proposes changes in the deduction for RD&I to improve its efficiency and transparency
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AIReF proposes changes in the deduction for RD&I to improve its efficiency and transparency

October 29, 2020
The Independent Authority for Fiscal Responsibility concludes that the incentive encourages investment in RD&I, but notes the wide gap between the incentive’s potential and its actual effectiveness  It proposes setting up a quick and semi-automatic RD&I accreditation mechanism for companies whose RD&I investment does not exceed a certain threshold  It also suggests removing some of [...]
AIReF points out that hiring incentives cannot replace structural reforms needed to combat high rates of unemployment and to lower the share of temporary contracts
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AIReF points out that hiring incentives cannot replace structural reforms needed to combat high rates of unemployment and to lower the share of temporary contracts

October 14, 2020
  The Independent Authority for Fiscal Responsibility analyses seven types of incentives, which amounted to around €2bn billion in 2018  The institution concludes that the incentives make it easier to obtain employment in times of crisis, but the positive effects are modest and do not last over time  It considers that incentives should be targeted [...]