en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minimum_wage

A minimum wage is the lowest remuneration that employers can legally pay their workers. .... Other concerns include purchasing power, inflation indexing and ..... of a negative association between minimum wages and employment remains.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Living_wage

A living wage is the minimum income necessary for a worker to meet their basic needs. Needs ... A living wage, by increasing the purchasing power of low income workers, is supported by Keynesian and ... No society can surely be flourishing and happy, of which the far greater part of the members are poor and miserable.

www.fairlabor.org/global-issues/fair-compensation

Low pay is at the root of chronic social compliance issues, such as excessive hours ... FLA Letter to Government of Cambodia on Minimum Wage Research and ...

www.shrm.org/resourcesandtools/hr-topics/compensation/pages/minimum-wage-responses.aspx

Feb 4, 2014 ... “Having a minimum wage is an important issue, but one has to be ... increase in labor costs, based on Florida's current minimum wage of $7.93 ...

www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/10301763.2016.1154671

May 19, 2016 ... A 'living wage' implies a basic income that provides more than mere subsistence, enabling participation in society and some scope for workers ...

www.huffingtonpost.com/sean-mcelwee/minimum-wage-moral-issue_b_4598950.html

Jan 15, 2014 ... We should raise the minimum wage because we aren't a society where a ... Similarly, when we banned child labor we didn't ask if that would ...

socialwork.rutgers.edu/current-students/student-blog/article/raise-minimum-wage-cry-justice-america%E2%80%99s-low-wage-workers

Raise the Minimum Wage: A Cry for Justice for America's Low Wage Workers .... Social workers have a stake in this issue of low wages and income inequality ...

www.cambridge.org/core/services/aop-cambridge-core/content/view/6833C5169D657A453F0AF894F9E0910C/S0047279415000732a.pdf/social-quality-and-work-what-impact-does-low-pay-have-on-social-quality.pdf

Social. Quality is explored in relation to the policy issues of low pay and the .... has been a slow process given that calls for living wages for workers first emerged.

www.healthaffairs.org/do/10.1377/hpb20180622.107025/full

Oct 4, 2018 ... The current highest state minimum wages for nontipped workers are $11.50 in ... But if work involves exercise or enhances social contacts, or if ...