- Coerced 'living wage' won't work. Crompton, Kim // Journal of Business (10756124);1/10/2008, Vol. 23 Issue 2, pA8
The article supports the conclusion made by the Washington Policy Center study, "A National Movement Hits Close to Home: The Living Wage Proposal Comes to Washington State." According to the author, the study got it right when it claimed that forcing a certain class of employers in Washington...
- Personal Income by State and Region, Second Quarter 1998. Tran, Duke // Survey of Current Business;Nov98, Vol. 78 Issue 11, p66
Reports on the rate of increase of personal income in the United States during the second quarter of 1998. Reason for decline in manufacturing earnings; Quarterly estimates of personal income for each state and region, beginning with the first quarter of 1995; States with the slowest rates of...
- U.S. Median Weekly Earnings, Second Quarter 2003*. // World Almanac & Book of Facts;2004, p146
Presents statistics on U.S. median weekly earnings for the second quarter of 2003. Consideration of the average weekly earnings for whites, African Americans, Asians, and Latinos.
- UNIONISM AND THE DISPERSION OF WAGES. Freeman, Richard B. // Industrial & Labor Relations Review;Oct80, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p3
This study examines the effect of trade unionism on the dispersion of wages among male wage and salary workers in the private sector in the United States. It finds that the application of union wage policies designed to standardize rates within and across establishments significantly reduces...
- Recognition deals exceed estimates. // People Management;8/30/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 17, p6
Reports that the union recognition deals signed by companies in Great Britain more than doubled the number estimated by Incomes Data Services and the unions themselves as of August 2001. Percentage of the workforce shared by union membership; How unions can gain members.
- Occupational Wage. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);8/27/2005, Vol. 52 Issue 36, p66
Presents a chart depicting the wages of employees from different industries in New York.
- Working for the Union Label. Whitehead Jr., Ralph // BusinessWest;1/21/2008, Vol. 24 Issue 19, p12
The author reflects on the hourly wage of workers in Nevada. He discusses that the state's average hourly wage of a worker without a high school diploma is $23.30 which is considered as the highest of the 50 states in the U.S. He added that a typical hourly wage of a 2008 worker with four-year...
- Wages grow here, yet trail state, U.S. widely. Crompton, Kim // Journal of Business (10756124);12/9/2004, Vol. 19 Issue 25, pA5
Analyzes the growth in the average weekly wage of Spokane County, Washington. Comparison of the wage growth with that of King County; Rate of the weekly average rate.
- Personal Income in Alaska. Steffens, Michelle // Alaska Business Monthly;Dec2008, Vol. 24 Issue 12, p111
The article offers information on the attributes of personal income in Alaska. The term is defined as all the salary received by an individual, as well as non-profit organizations serving individuals, private noninsured welfare funds and private trust funds. It includes individual earnings from...