Apr 15, 2016 ... The numbers show that a fight for a living wage is more important ... The International Labour Office in Geneva, Switzerland reports that ... particularly in a nation where discussions about social class, when ... On the core issue of minimum wage itself, political wrangling is unlikely to result in a real solution.


Oct 24, 2014 ... Raising the minimum wage is a polarising issue. One side worries that raising it will lower employment. The other side downplays the impact on ...


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Jul 31, 2015 ... The fight to turn the minimum wage into a living wage has won a few ... who specializes in labor issues, said she was “absolutely delighted to see the ... Similarly, “today, these [social justice] movements are taking place in a ...


Apr 20, 2016 ... Is a $15 Minimum Wage a Boon or a Risk for Low-Paid Workers? ... raising minimum wage will become a big problem throughout societies.


Jul 5, 2016 ... Living Wages: Recurring problems of ethical fashion in Sri Lanka? ... dimensions of ethical trade, management, and labor practices in Sri Lanka ...


Jan 26, 2016 ... Several countries raised minimum wages but some observers aren't happy about the ... Government workers in Guatemala head home. (Image: ...


Apr 12, 2016 ... I look at a living minimum wage as a moral issue. ... Institute, the bottom 60 percent of workers are earning less than they did 13 years ago.


Apr 13, 2015 ... Compounding the problem of stagnating wages is the decline in ..... and Employment. www.irle.berkeley.edu/research/minimumwage/min- ...