„The Public Sector Does not Get Enough“

More+Comment ♦ Published: March 9, 2012; 19:00 ♦ (Vindobona)

Klaus Pöttinger, President of Upper Austria´s IV takes Switzerland as model. Taxes would be too high, efficiency of the public sector is too low, he says.

„The Public Sector Does not Get Enough“ / Picture: © Vindobona.org

The President of the Federation of Upper Austrian Industries, Klaus Pöttinger calls the government for more effort. Reforms must be implemented faster. Pöttinger said that the industry supports the austerity package in general, but several points would not be optimal. “The austerity package is only a step towards the right direction.”

For Pöttinger, the increase in labor…