Subsidies

  • Paying Companies To Hire The Unemployed

    Paying Companies To Hire The Unemployed

    By Tami Luhby NEW YORK -- Would you donate $6,000 to subsidize someone else's job? The WorkPlace, a Connecticut non-profit agency, believes the best way to get the long-term unemployed back into the workforce is by paying companies to hire them. Continue Reading

  • Swedish Dads Swap Work For Child Care

    Swedish Dads Swap Work For Child Care

    By Louise Nordstrom STOCKHOLM (AP) -- One of Henrik Holgersson's friends laughed in his face when he told him he was going to spend the better part of 2011 as a stay-at-home dad. "What kind of a man are you?" the friend asked Holgersson, who works for an event management company. But just about everyone... Continue Reading