- CBI calls for minimal wage rise. // Works Management;Nov2002, Vol. 55 Issue 11, p7
Determines the move of the Confederation of British Industry to urge the government to increase the National Minimum Wage in Great Britain. Cost of introducing the minimum wage; Estimation of the wage of workers aged 22 and above.
- Do some workers have minimum wage careers? Carrington, William J.; Fallick, Bruce C. // Monthly Labor Review;May2001, Vol. 124 Issue 5, p17
Explores whether some workers in the United States spend a fraction of their careers in minimum wage jobs. Incidence of minimum wage jobs from the Current Population Survey; Analysis of the sample obtained from the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth in 1979; Groups of workers with higher...
- The briefing. // Caterer & Hotelkeeper;1/22/2010, Vol. 200 Issue 4611, p34
The article offers information on the economic condition in Great Britain, which include the result of the study made by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) which revealed that one in three British workers would leave their existing job and the move of the government to create a team that would clamp...
- No Minimum Wage Hike. Berman, Rick // Restaurant Hospitality;Oct2000, Vol. 81 Issue 10, p22
Discusses the possible impact of a minimum wage increase in the United States. Profile of minimum-wage workers; Information on the possible consequences of a wage hike for small businesses; Concept of the displacement effect of a wage increase.
- Living-wage initiatives gain momentum. Seal // Hotel & Motel Management;11/1/99, Vol. 214 Issue 19, p1
Focuses on minimum wage initiatives in the United States as of November 1, 1999. Increase in public support for minimum wage increase legislation; Implications for hotel industry workers. INSET: Living-wage law proponents target California businesses..
- The myth and math of the minimum wage. Reich, Robert B. // New York Amsterdam News;4/06/96, Vol. 87 Issue 14, p11
Opinion. Argues about the myths and factual aspects associated with minimum wages. Value of minimum wage in the United States; President Bill Clinton's proposal to increase minimum wages; Percentage of minimum wage workers; Importance of raising incomes for lowest-paid workers.
- news digest. // Employers Law;Feb2014, p4
The article presents several facts about employers and employees which include the fine for employers who do not pay the minimum wage, the percentage of tribunal claims that fall after fees, and the number of employees that believe that they are not treated with compassion by their employers.
- A taste of political cynicism served at minimum wage. Hetrick, Bruce // Indianapolis Business Journal;8/7/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 22, p42A
The article focuses on the minimum wage in Indianapolis, Indiana. The author learned that the going rate for front-of-the-house food-service work is $2.13 an hour. The author found that the said value is the federal minimum wage for the employees who can receive tips, which is based on the U.S....
- Mapping the minimum wage. // Management Today;Sep98, p101
Focuses on the minimum wage legislation. Reference to the findings of a survey conducted by the Cambridge University's ESRC Center of Business Research; Details on the high levels of low paid workers among the educated.