Inequality should be at the forefront of a debate on the minimum wage - Greg Jericho for theguardian

Found in: News

While business leaders suggest our high minimum wage hurts our competitiveness, the value of the wage has fallen significantly in the past decade

The release of the Productivity Commission’s issues papers into the workplace relations framework is set to reignite the industrial relations (IR) debate. And given the minimum wage looks to be in the commissions’ firing line, low paid workers should hope that along with productivity and competitiveness, terms that are often used when talking about IR, inequality is also given priority.

Please follow this link to view the full article.

View our workshops

Latest News

Latest News View all/RSS

2018 Palm Sunday Rally for Refugees

Across Australia, on Sunday 25 March 2018,...

Festival of Hearts 2018

Centrecare staff across WA handed out over...

View All News