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Why make the effort?

Letters

Yes, graduate engineers should be paid £18,000 as ICE president George Fleming claims. Students can complete many less onerous degrees at university and still demand higher salaries than those on offer in the construction industry. They need an incentive to register for courses that are much harder to complete than tourism etc. Or why bother?

Mrs J Liepins Hall, janice.liepinshall@sunderland.ac.uk

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