Just over the weekend, Paul Krugman was again declaring which Obamacare is not affecting the work marketplace inside a website post entitled Lies, Damned Lies, plus Fox News. Yet Jed Graham notes that:
[R]eport following report has rolled inside regarding companies restricting function hours to fewer than 25 per week — the point where the mandate kicks inside. Data moreover point to a record low workweek inside low-wage industries.
In the interest of a informed debate, we’ve compiled a list of job actions with sturdy proof which ObamaCare’s boss mandate is behind cuts to function hours or staffing degrees. As of Oct. 17, the ObamaCare scorecard included 351 companies. (Full list is here.)
See previous post here. The effects appear more pronounced for little companies than for big ones (nevertheless remember: many heavier companies are absolutely providing wellness insurance). This really is from a study by the Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans (HT: David Beckworth):