The public sector employs 20 per cent of Ireland's working population, but has 35 per cent of the country's pension entitlements, according to financial consultants Watson Wyatt.
The finding, which is based on an analysis of figures from the Central Statistics Office (CSO) and the Pensions Board, follows the publication of a report last week that found that wages in the public sector were rising more than twice as fast as wages in industry.
The report, by...
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