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New Deal

A work compensation and conditions package agreed to by junior doctors’ representatives, NHS management, and Government in 1999, which was designed to address the unsocial hours and poor working conditions to which junior doctors where subjected. The maximum contracted hours for each work pattern by junior doctors was agreed as:
• 72 hours/week for on-call rotas;
• 64 hours/week for partial shifts;
• 56 hours/week for full shifts.

New Deal for Junior Doctors
• Limits on number of hours worked/week and on work during unsocial hours;
• Safety and security (job protection);
• Protected rest periods;
• Acceptable accommodations;
• Catering facilities that meet quality standards;
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He explores how the "national solution" to the crisis represented by the New Deal, and its implications in terms of domestic economic management, impacted on other parts of the world and also reshaped US foreign relations.
* Jonathan Rose, Federal Reserve Board, and Kenneth Snowden, University of North Carolina, Greensboro and NBER, "The New Deal and the Origins of the Modern American Real Estate Loan Contract"
We can only hope that this growing literature leads to a correction of the prevailing story of FDR and the New Deal. As we know, however, myths die hard.
The New Deal fallacy that World War II, not New Deal policy, led to recovery does not condemn and rebuke, but vindicates Keynesianism.
By the time of the New Deal, many of the individuals were close friends of Eleanor Roosevelt.
His evidence reveals that the New Deal threw African Americans out of work, raised the price of food during the depths of the Depression, and granted monopoly bargaining powers to racist unions.
Powell's book is quite instructive on what the New Deal did not achieve: economic recovery from the Great Depression.
In the process, the most progressive feature of the New Deal, which had nothing to do with taxes, but with quite an exciting Aboriginal urban strategy, got lost in the shuffle.
Ms Jones said: ``Following this leak the LibDems must come clean about their extremist plans to abolish the New Deal, which has already helped 460,000 young people into jobs.''
She said: ''The New Deal people were great, especially my adviser.
The New Deal and Warrior building, which only opened in October last year, was reduced to molten metal and rubble.
"New figures have shown that the New Deal for Lone Parents has been a great success in helping single parents get back to work and has also saved the taxpayer pounds 42million.