Wisconsin public-private pay comparison mired in uncertainty

8:59 PM, Mar. 17, 2013
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Are Wisconsin's public employees overpaid?

The question is fundamental to judging the cost effectiveness of government and the necessity of the polarizing Act 10, in which Gov. Scott Walker instituted dramatic benefit cuts for unionized public workers to help balance the budget.

But scholars disagree substantially on how Wisconsin's public and private workers compare in terms of wages. ...

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